Click to enlargePhoenician Wreck

4.75" x 3.5"

Top third is sediment that was once in an amphoroah that carried wine -- from an 8th Century B.C. shipwreck investigated at Ashkelon Excavations in the eastern Mediterranean. Interior celadon and exterior matte green are glazes assembled from refined materials. Seaglass thumbwell on the handle.


Mg-501