1 1/2 x 1 1/16in. (3.8 x 2.6cm) Diam. of rim: 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Small perfume bottle Colorless with pale greenish tinge. Rim folded out, over, and in; flaring mouth; cylindrical neck; horizontal shoulder with sloping edges and corners; roughly squared body with deeply indented sides; pushed-in bottom, with slight traces of pontil mark. Intact; pinprick bubbles; some dulling, creamy weathering covering most surfaces, with some patches of iridescence.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5708, p. 512, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Lightfoot, Christopher S. 2017. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art : Ancient Glass. no. 431, pp. 187, 285, 287, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.