Corinthian pottery of the 7th and early 6th centuries BC is noted for its rich ochre colouring and its depiction of mythical or actual animals and birds. This one depicts a pair of birds: cockerel and goose.  The alabastron was a perfume holder, usually attached to the wrist by its neck with a piece of leather.

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dimensions Height: 9cm

Corinthian alabastron - cockerel and goose

  • Code: VO-208
  • Status: In Stock
  • £30.00

  • excl tax: £25.00

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