Small pilgrim flask

Accession Number
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Receptacle/vessel, Flask
Pottery (Marl)
Height: 102mm | Max diameter: 87mm | Rim diameter: 16mm | Height of max diameter: 50mm | Vessel index: 117
Number of Elements

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This vessel is a small Marl clay Pilgrim's flask. It has a direct rim with a slender neck. A rectangular serrated label with the number 171 covers two earlier labels. The object was purchased by Henry Wellcome in 1906 from the collection of Robert de Rustafjaell.

Munsell Chart reading

10YR 7/3 very pale brown

Last modified: 16 Feb 2022

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