Jar card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Jar

1973.1.693

Currently not on display

Information

Globular shaped jar with flat base and two pierced lugs. Loose Label "Alabasta [sic] unguent vases, 3rd to 1st century B.C." Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession no. 118155 Compare shape with W. M. F. Petrie, 'Stone and Metal Vases' (London, 1937) no. 923. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Worn, running cracks, crazed surface, label sellotaped to surface, surface dirt.