Bottle (Alabastron)



Eastern Mediterranean core-formed glass alabastron. The disc rim is applied with a turquoise trail, the blue body with zig-zag and encircling bands of yellow and turquoise decoration, with applied duck-head handles below the neck. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Chipped rim, previous repair to neck, running cracks, surface crazed, surface dirt. Purchased from Rollin and Feuardent, London, 1910.