Unguent bottle

Description
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 a specific funerary use.
Accession Loan No.
36/1927/12
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
unguent bottle
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
unguentarium?
Cultural Group
Greek
Family Group

Material
pottery; coarse ware
Collector / Excavator
Forbes, J de B, Rev
Collection Site Name
Necropolis at Marsala (Lilybaeum), Sicily
Collection Town
Marsala
Collection County
Sicily
Collection Country
Italy
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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