Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
66.1.171
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 26 cm, Diam (max): 6.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
100-299
Primary Description: 
Translucent light green bubbly glass; mold-blown, rim reworked. Tall hexagonal body, tapering towards bottom; rim outsplayed, turned upward and inward to form horizontal flange with tubular lip; short neck, splaying toward bottom; shoulder depressed; flat base. Mold-blown decoration on upper part of each side of body; palm frond or similar vegetal motif. Signature (reversed) in relief on base: "[F]IRM/HILARIET/[YLA]E".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sangiorgi, Giorgio, Former Collection
Sangiorgi, Sergio, Source
1966
Category: 
Glass & Ceramics Conservation 2010 (2010) illustrated, p. 103; BIB# 118800
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) illustrated, pp. 94-95, pl. 586; BIB# 58895