Unguent bottle

Description
This is a tall Roman discoid unguent bottle with a flared lip, long neck widening to a low slightly convex body and concave base. It is made of colourless glass, probably from the second and third quarters of the second century. These vessels were sometimes used in burials. It was found in Cyprus.
Accession Loan No.
31/1918/144
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
tall discoid unguent bottle
Collector / Excavator
Cobham, Claude Delaval
Collection Country
Cyprus
Common Name
unguent bottle
Material
glass
Period Classification
Roman Imperial - 31 BC-476 AD
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Site Name
Cyprus
Cultural Group
Roman
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:46
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:55

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