- Museum number
Core-formed glass alabastron.
Opaque white and opaque orange trails, translucent dark blue body and handles.
Broad rim-disc, slightly irregular, bevelled inward, tool-marks on upper and under surfaces; tallish neck, cylindrical within, but tapering downward on the outside, also slightly irregular; vestigial round-angled shoulder; elongated oval body with convex sides; rounded bottom. Below shoulder, two vertical ring-handles with knobbed tails.
Unmarvered orange trail round edge of lip. Marvered white trail dropped on neck and wound down spirally to basal angle in ten vertical panels of inverted festoons.
Core-formed; rim-disc and handles trailed on and tooled, the handles formed by drawing upward from a drop-on at bottom and folding inward over a tool to make the ring.
- Production date
Diameter: 3.10 centimetres (body)
Diameter: 2.40 centimetres (rim)
Height: 9.80 centimetres
- Not on display
- Intact. Milky weathering, flaking away, leaving pitted surface, especially on the white trailing.
- Acquisition date
- Greek and Roman
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: DBH.0071 (Harden number)