Alabastron

Description
This ancient Greek unguent bottle or alabastron has a round base, one small vertical lug handle and a round flattened lip. It was used for storing oil.
Accession Loan No.
55/1924/10
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
alabastron
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
aryballos
Cultural Group
Greek
Family Group

Material
pottery; Corinthian ware
Collector / Excavator
Oxley, WH, Rev
Collection Site Name
Rhodes
Collection Country
Greece
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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