Egyptian Alabaster Bowl

SKU: AL010
  • The Greek name alabastrites is said to be derived from the town of Alabastron, in Egypt, where the stone was quarried. In general, ancient Alabaster in Egypt and the Near & Middle East is calcite with patterns of swirling bands of cream and brown. Modern Alabaster is probably calcite.

    - Matte finish
    - Made in Egypt
    - 1" H (7.5 cm.)
    - 4" Diameter opening
    - Item #: AL010