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Unguent bottle

This ancient Greek unguentarium, or oil jar, was one of many items donated to the museum in 1927. It had been found at the necropolis at Marsala and therefore had...

Jug

This ancient Greek coarse ware jug was one of many items donated to the museum in 1927. It had been found at the necropolis at Marsala and therefore had a...

Jug

This ancient Greek coarse ware jug was one of many items donated to the museum in 1927. It had been found at the necropolis at Marsala and therefore had a...

Askos

This is an ancient Greek askos with a flat base, an off-centre neck, round lip and one handle. Vessels like this were used to store oil to fill oil lamps....

Bowl

This ancient Greek bowl retains traces black glaze on the interior. It was one of many items donated to the museum in 1927. It had been found at the necropolis...

Lekythos

A lekythos was a small container for oil which was used rubbed onto the skin and scraped from the body with a strigil to leave the skin clean. They are...

Oinochoe

This Greek pottery wine jug or ‘oinochoe’ is decorated to make it look like a more expensive metal jug. It has a one handle, a ring base and a trefoil...

Lekythos

This small Greek jug was found at a cemetery area on Sicily. It is decorated with a palmette design, and was probably used for perfumed oil....

Lekythos

This small Greek jug was found at a cemetery area on Sicily. It is decorated with a palmette design, and was probably used for perfumed oil....

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