container (general & multipurpose)

Glass vessel, shaped like an amphora, with a round base. The vessel has a handle on each side and a round rim. There is a coil of thin glass wrapped around the surface of the object.

Syro-Palestinian/Cypriot amphoriskos/flask – not core-formed Hellenistic as I first thought but late Roman blown and trailed (4th-5h century AD) (Hayes nos 393-395; SCE IV/3, fig. 59)

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