Aryballos

Description
This ‘aryballos’, or perfume vessel, is decorated with an image of the goddess of victory (Nike).
It belonged to Lieutenant Colonel Montague who collected over 800 classical archaeological objects, which he bequeathed to the museum on his death.
Accession Loan No.
5/1946/700
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
aryballos
Simple Name
bottle
Full Name
perfume/oil bottle, aryballos
Cultural Group
Greek
Period Classification
Classical - 500-336 BC
Production Date
-350
Family Group

Material
pottery; Red figure ware
Collector / Excavator
Montague, LAD, Lieutenant Colonel
Collection Country
Italy
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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