Alabaster pointed alabastron

Calcite (alabaster) | 13.7 x 5.7cm | c. 1600-1050 B.C.

Unknown Artist

The vase has no neck and could not have stood unsupported.

Credit: The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Object: 74.51.5098

Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019
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