1 7/8 x 1 1/16in. (4.8 x 2.6cm) Diameter: 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Small perfume bottle Colorless with pale greenish tinge. Tubular rim, folded out, over, and in; flaring mouth; tall, slightly funnel-shaped neck; sloping shoulder; roughly shaped, four-sided body with shallow indent in each side; pushed-in bottom with traces of pontil mark. Intact; pinprick and some large bubbles; slight dulling and patches of iridescent weathering, with some soil encrustation.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5707, p. 512, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Lightfoot, Christopher S. 2017. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art : Ancient Glass. no. 435, pp. 187, 288, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.