Made of deep blue glass body, decorated with opaque white and yellow trailing arranged in a zigzag pattern. This alabastron has a tooled ribbed pattern noticeable on the upper part of the body as well as two small lugged handles.
Eugene Schaefer was a renowned collector of ancient glass who left many pieces to the Newark Museum in New Jersey. The collection was published by the museum curator Susan Auth in her publication: Ancient Glass at the Newark Museum from the Eugene Schaefer Collection of Antiquities, Newark Museum, New Jersey 1976.
Cf: Toledo Museum, form III: I as defined on pp. 126 ff.