"Berito" Bottle

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Object Name: 
Berito Bottle or Vase
Title: 
"Berito" Bottle
Accession Number: 
91.3.49
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28.3 cm, W: 15.3 cm, Diam: 15.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1990
Credit Line: 
Gift of Venini Glassworks
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass, translucent opal with transparent pink stripes; blown into a mold. Tall bottle with vertical pink stripes; straight-sided deep squared body, sharply angled shoulder turning into inflated bulbous neck with deep narrow collared opening; flat square base, polished pontil; acetate label with black block lettering: "VENINI MURANO MADE IN ITALY".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Venini Glassworks, Source
1991