Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
92.1.3
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.2 cm; Top of Wall Diam: 12.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
200-399
Primary Description: 
Transparent olive green, with many small bubbles and one large, elongated bubble; blown; trail applied to rim, which was finished at furnace; lip subsequently ground and polished. Bottle: cylindrical. Rim folded outward to form horizontal flange, with original lip removed by grinding and polishing; short neck which flares toward bottom; sloping shoulder with rounded edge; wall almost straight, tapering slightly and curving inward at bottom; base plain, with small kick; pontil mark. Single trail wound one and one-quarter times around underside of rim. Prominent blowing spirals.
Department: 
Provenance: 
MacGregor, Marilyn, Source
1992-06-11
MacGregor, Marilyn, Source
1992-06-11
Category: 
Inscription: 
Roman / 4th or 5th / century A.D.
label
on shoulder gummed label
VENINI - Glass and Design in a World Perspective
Venue(s)
Mingei International Museum 2001-07-05 through 2002-01-31
VENINI - Glass and Design in a World Perspective
Venue(s)
Mingei International Museum 2001-07-05 through 2002-01-31
 
Roman Glass from The Corning Museum of Glass
Venue(s)
Arthur A. Houghton Jr. Library 1996-08-19 through 1997-01-10
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) illustrated, p. 171, pl. 704; BIB# 58895