Click to enlargeAshkelon Excavations: Amphora Mud

5" x 2.25"

In the the Century B.C., a ship carrying amphorae filled with wine went down. The corks rotted, sediment flowed in and through a stream of events landed on this bowl as melted sediment-glaze. Other glazes on rim and foot assembled from refined materials. Center of seaglass.


BL-69