Bronze cosmetic vessel (Etruscan/Italy), ca. 200 BCE.
From the British Museum.
The type of cosmetics that would’ve been kept in this jar is unknown, but it is known that Etruscan women used lotion.  In fact, in 2009 some was found buried in an aristocrat’s tomb!  Read more here: http://dsc.discovery.com/news/2009/07/10/ancient-ointment.html

Bronze cosmetic vessel (Etruscan/Italy), ca. 200 BCE.

From the British Museum.

The type of cosmetics that would’ve been kept in this jar is unknown, but it is known that Etruscan women used lotion.  In fact, in 2009 some was found buried in an aristocrat’s tomb!  Read more here: http://dsc.discovery.com/news/2009/07/10/ancient-ointment.html