Overall: 7 3/8 x 2 5/8 x 1 1/2 in. (18.7 x 6.7 x 3.8 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Tall candlestick unguentarium. Translucent blue green. Tubular rim folded out, down, over and in, with beveled upper surface; tall, slender cylindrical neck, tapering slightly downwards, with tooled indent around base; conical body with concave sides; deep pushed-in bottom, with small pontil mark at center. Intact; pinprick and elongated bubbles; deep pitting, dulling, and iridescence with patches of thick brown, enamel-like weathering.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5400, p. 509, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Lightfoot, Christopher S. 2013. "Metropolitan Müzesi, Cesnola Koleksiyonu’nda Yeralan Kıbrıs Cam Eserleri." Anadolu Antik Cam Araştırmaları Sempozyumu, Kaunos/Kbid Toplantıları, 2, C. Gençler Güray, ed. p. 85, Ankara: Bilgin Press.