1 5/8 x 1 1/8in. (4.1 x 2.8cm)
Diam. of rim: 1/2 in. (1.2 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Small perfume bottle Translucent turquoise greenish blue. Unworked, plain rim; flaring mouth; slightly funnel-shaped neck, tooled in around base; squat piriform body; slightly concave bottom with traces of a large, circular pontil mark. Intact, except for small chip in rim; pinprick bubbles; dulling, some pitting, and patches of creamy iridescent weathering on interior.
Cesnola, Luigi Palma di. 1903. A Descriptive Atlas of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Vol. 3, Plates & Text 1–150. pl. LXXVII,13, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5232, p. 509, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.