Overall: 2 3/16in. (5.6cm)
Diam.: 1 1/16 x 15/16 in. (2.7 x 2.4 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Small unguentarium. Translucent light yellow brown. Rim folded out, over, and in; flaring mouth; cylindrical neck, tapering downwards with tooled indent around base; conical body with slightly convex sides; flattened bottom. Intact, except for chip in rim; pinprick bubbles and blowing striations; dulling, pitting and iridescent weathering, with some soil encrustation on interior.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5162, p. 509, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.