Aryballos card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Aryballos

1981.1112.16

Currently not on display

Information

Globular aryballos (perfumed oil flask), with a short body, and neck, a disc shaped rim and a small handle from the shoulder to the rim. The quatrefoil design is considered to be an Assyrian influence and appears from the Early Corinthian phase ( 665-650 BC or 620-590 BC).