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Alabastron (Container for Scented Oil)

A work made of glass, core-formed technique.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glass, core-formed technique.

Date:

2nd/1st century BCE

Artist:

Greek, Hellenistic

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Greek

Title

Alabastron (Container for Scented Oil)

Origin

Greece

Date

200 BCE–1 BCE

Medium

Glass, core-formed technique

Dimensions

13 × 3.5 × 3.5 cm (5 1/8 × 1 3/8 × 1 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Ebenezer Buckingham

Reference Number

1891.28

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