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
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