1 3/8 x 5/8in. (3.5 x 1.6cm)
Diam. of rim: 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Small perfume bottle Translucent blue. Rim folded out, over, and in; flaring mouth; cylindrical but slightly concave neck; lobsided sloping shoulder; roughly squared body with two indented sides; kick in bottom with traces of round pontil mark. Intact; many bubbles and some white gritty inclusions; slight pitting and patches of iridescent weathering.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5700, p. 512, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.