Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.1.12
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25.8 cm, Diam (shoulder): 6.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Transparent blue, appearing very deep blue. Blown (partly in dip mold). Bottle: roughly cylindrical. Neck is narrow and cylindrical; shoulder slopes, with rounded edge; wall (Th. less than 1 cm) tapers until, near bottom, it curves down and in and merges with rounded base; no pontil mark. Shoulder has about 10 faint contiguous vertical facets.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1955-04-19
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Verres Antiques de la Collection R.W. Smith
Venue(s)
Musee de Mariemont 1954 through 1954