Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
69.1.30
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.1 cm; Rim Diam (max): 10.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-199
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale green glass with very few bubbles; blown, with applied foot and wheel-cut decoration. Beaker with bell-shaped body; plain rounded rim; side tapers, then splays to carination with slight overhang, below which it tapers sharply to bottom; pad base with outsplayed ring with transverse tooled impressions; arc-shaped scar or seat (?) on inner side of ring may indicate post-technique. Upper part of body has four zones of shallow wheel-cut bands, 0.7, 0.8, 0.8 and 0.6 cm. wide.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1969
Category: