ON THE ORIGINAL OF TWO PIECE OF GLASS AMPHORISKOS IN GİRESUN MUSEUM

Fevziye EKER

The study includes observations on two glass amphoriskos in the group of archeological vessels in Giresun Museum. The artifacts that are gained to the museum by way of purchasing are protected in the storage. Amphoriskos were produced by using the core-formed technique. At first step, their photographs have been taken, the inventory information has been recorded and the catalog has been prepared. After the examination on these works, it has been tried to reach information about the production places of such glass vessels or the way of arriving to the city by considering the form and appearance characteristics. Furthermore, it has been emphasized whether the studied works are original or not.

Key words: Giresun Museum, Glass, Amphoriskos, Core-Formed Technique, Fake Glass Vessels.