AN EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN CORE-FORMED GLASS ALABASTRON
CIRCA LATE 6TH-EARLY 5TH CENTURY B.C.
Opaque white in color, the elongated oval body with a rounded bottom, tapering shoulders, a short cylindrical neck and a horizontal disk rim, with a turquoise green marvered thread wound spirally along the body and tooled into a zigzag pattern, shallow vertical indentations on the body from the tooling, a turquoise green thread on the rim and twin opaque white vertical handles on the shoulders
5 7/16 in. (13.8 cm.) high