<em>Miniature Pilgrim Flask</em>, 656-332 B.C.E. Faience, 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (4.4 x 4.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.144. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.144_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Miniature Pilgrim Flask

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:656-332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (4.4 x 4.5 cm)


Accession Number: 16.144

Image: CUR.16.144_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Miniature blue-green glazed faience “Pilgrim Bottle” with unconventional necklace incised around upper part of body and figures of two men with crossed spears incised on obverse of body. The vase is a routine object excepting for the unusual subject matter of the two men. Condition: Neck missing, glaze somewhat worn, body slightly chipped. General condition good.

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