Object Record

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Collection Reuel B. Pritchett Museum Collection
Donor Tanner, Janet
Catalog Number 77.3.006a,b
Description Ancient bottle (a). White glass vial. These small glass vials were often called lacrimosa or "tear bottles" and were believed to be used for catching tears. Scientists now believe it is more likely that they were flasks for perfume and other substances. Stand was previously inventoried as (b).
Material Copper, Fabric, Glass, Wood
Dimensions H-3 Dia-0.7 inches