AN URARTIAN BRONZE HELMET CIRCA FIRST HALF OF THE 8TH CENTURY B.C. Formed of hammered sheet, conical in form, tapering to a tall point, the front with a lightning symbol in relief, extending up in a tapering central rib, three horizontal encircling ridges below, with a row of perforations along the edge for attachment of the lining 12 3/8 in. (31.4 cm.) high
ROMAN COBALT BLUE GLASS AMPHORISKOS Mold-blown, the ovoid body with concentric horizontal ridges and a pointed base, with a cylindrical neck, flaring mouth, the rim folded out then in, and twin vertical handles. Later 1st Century AD H. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm.) Ex Connecticut private collection, acquired in the 1970s. Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2009, no. 130.
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