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Blue Phonecian Unguentarium

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Blue Phonecian Unguentarium

Type: 
unguentarium
Material(s): 
glass
Designer/Maker: 
unknown
Markings: 
none
Origin: 
Phonecian
Date or Era: 
c. 400 BC
Dimensions: 
5-1/4 in. h./13.5 cm. h.
Special Features: 
An unguentarium is an ancient vessel created to hold fragrant oils to anoint and perfume skin (unguents).
Additional Information: 
Core formed vessel.

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