Ancient Alabaster Vase with a Capp

$3,200.00

  • Alabaster perfume container.
  • Round decorated jar.
  • Height: 7 cm – 2.8 Inch.
  • Its own original cape included.
  • Used for special occasions
  • IAA export approval and certificate included.
  • 1 in stock

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    Description

    Ancient alabaster vessel perfume flask first style.

    First century alabaster perfume flask from Jerusalem.

    Height: 7 cm – 2.8 Inch.

    An Alabaster jar was used in the first century period as a container for spikenard and other anointment and expensive perfumes.

    Objects of this type would primarily be used for special occasions during the second temple period.

    Mark 14:3 While he was in Bethany, reclining at the table in the home of Simon the Leper, a woman came with an alabaster jar of very expensive perfume, made of pure nard. She broke the jar and poured the perfume on his head.

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