Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
50.1.18
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.1 cm, Diam: 9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-199
Primary Description: 
Transparent greenish-colorless glass with bubbles; blown. Sack- shaped beaker; rim short, slightly everted, with ground lip; body has straight, splaying side, which curves sharply inward towards bottom; narrow, flat base, which is slightly concave; no pontil mark. rim and side are less than 1 mm thick.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Metropolitan Museum of Art, Former Collection
Cesnola Collection, Former Collection
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
Title Unknown (Arkansas Museum of Science and History-Museum of Discovery)
Venue(s)
Arkansas Museum of Science and History-Museum of Discovery 1967 through 1967
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 228, #388; p. 366, #388; BIB# 58895