Oil flask (alabastron)

Greek


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.08 H.

Accession Number

01.8224

Medium or Technique

Glass, core-formed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dark blue glass covered with pen point chevrons of green and yellow

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Pozzuoli. There had been recent finds near Cumae & the shop was filled with things thence.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund