Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
75.1.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.9 cm; Body Diam: 6.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass with light green tinge, bubbly with some few blowing spirals, dull surface with thin iridescent film; mold-blown and wheel-cut. Short cylindrical neck spreads out into bell-shape body; ground rim; neck is panel cut into six rectangular facets with a horizontal wheel-cut groove below; small section below groove and shoulder are plain; from shoulder six diamond-shape patterns with small diamonds in center interlock with six complete elements around greatest diameter; top points of upper row cut off by mold; flattened base slightly kicked; pontil mark carefully ground into circular depression around which a mold-blown pattern of a rosette with eight circular depressions forming the petals interlocks with diamond pattern by means of six triangles which radiate from rosette, forming sunburst/or flower-like pattern.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Anavian, Faradj, Source
1975-02-19
Category: