Alabastron (Perfume Vase)



Long narrow body with a rounded end; two lugs high up on the body; and a narrow neck supporting a wide flat mouth. Compare with W. M. F. Petrie, Stone and Metal Vases (London, 1937) no. 951. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Surface loss, discolouration, surface dirt, label adhered to surface. Danson Catalogue 2 no. 129. Purchased at Sotheby's, London, 16-19 July 1912 (Kennard collection).