Alabastron (Perfume Vase)



Tall alabastron with wide rim. Maximum width of the vessel is 41 mm. Note with object "Kennard 17". Compare with W. M. F. Petrie, Stone and Metal Vases (London, 1937) no. 964. CONDITION NOTE 1998: On unsuitable wood mount, chipped, pitted, discolouration, surface dirt, label adhered to surface. Danson Catalogue 2 no. 113. Purchased at Sotheby's, London, 16-19 July 1912 (Kennard collection) Lot 17.