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Description

Miniature jar of translucent beige-coloured glass with two handles. The jar has an ovoid body with a concave bottom. The shoulders are slightly concave and the neck is cylindrical. The rim is splayed and folded outwards, upwards and inwards forming a flat horizontal ring. There are two thin flat drawn handles from the rim to shoulders. The handles are drawn up over the rim to form thumb pieces.

History Of Use

Used to store unguents, oil or perfume.

Cultural Context

storage

Narrative

The van Haersolte Collection

Item History

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