Aryballos card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Aryballos

56.19.57

Currently not on display

Information

Proto-Corinthian aryballos (perfumed oil flask) in the piriform pointed shape, a short and thin neck, disc shaped rim and one handle from the shoulder to the top. The decoration is of dark brown circular bands, thicker at the lower and top part the body and thinner ones in the main area of the body. Probably of the late Proto-Corinthian period ( 650-640 BC).