Bottle with Two Handles

Object Name: 
Bottle with Two Handles

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Object Name: 
Bottle with Two Handles
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.94
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15 cm, Diam (max): 5.25 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
300-499
Primary Description: 
Bottle with Two Handles. Light aquamarine and light blue glass, with some iridescence and tan patina; slender ovoid body with drawn wide hollow circular foot and slightly pushed-up base with small rough pontil mark; side of body tapering sharply into slender neck flaring at plain rim; blue round collar applied below rim, and another above base of neck; two opposing ring handles, attached at top of lower neck ring and at top of body, with long crimped ends terminating at bottom of body.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Blumka Gallery, Source
1951-03-12
Pollak, Albert, Former Collection
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) pp. 174-175, pl. 711; BIB# 58895
Seasons Greetings from Sherry-Lehmann (1990/11) illustrated, p. 44; BIB# 90994
A Short History of Glass (1990 edition) (1990) illustrated, p. 24, #10; p. 23; BIB# 33211
Stained Glass: Jewels of Light (1988) illustrated, p. 22; BIB# 59584
A Short History of Glass (1980 edition) (1980) illustrated, p. 20, #10; BIB# 21161