Phoenician glass spindle whorl, rare

Period: 5th - 4th century BC

Phoenician glass spindle whorl, rare
Phoenician glass spindle whorl, rare
Phoenician glass spindle whorl, rare
Phoenician glass spindle whorl, rare
Phoenician glass spindle whorl, rare
120.00 VAT margin scheme
Article code20-3703
Ancient Phoenician glass spindle whorl in green and yellow.

A fine example of Phoenician craftsmanship. The Phoenicians improved the glass making techniques which they learned from the Egyptians and often decorated the glass with stripes or wavy zig-zag patterns. Phoenician cities were great exporters and spread the Phoenician art throughout the Mediterranean from the 8th to the 2nd century BC.

Maximum diameter: 28,4 mm
Height: 14,7 mm
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