Overall: 5 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (14.6 x 8.3 x 3.2 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Candlestick unguentarium. Colorless. Rounded rim, pressed into sides of flaring mouth; tall cylindrical neck, flaring slightly downward; sides of wide, flat body expanding sharply outward; broad, pushed-in bottom with central circular pontil mark. Intact; pinprick bubbles; deep pitting, dulling, and brilliant iridescence with patches of creamy brown weathering.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5337, p. 509, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.