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Eastern Mediterranean, 6th – 4th Century BC
Cobalt blue glass, opaque yellow and white glass for the thread.
H 8.8 cm

Alabastron in sand core technique with cylindrical body, short neck and flat rim. A yellow thread attached at rim edge. Corpus decorated with opaque yellow and white feather pattern, which ends as a surrounding band in the lower area. Recomposed from two fragments; small part filled in, part of one handle missing.


Galerie Günter Puhze catalogue Kunst der Antike 6, Freiburg im Breisgau 1985, no. 313


German private collection H. W. (1931-2018), acquired 1985 on the German art market.

Accompanied by an IADAA Interpol search certificate.

€ 3.800