Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
50.1.43
Dimensions: 
Overall (max) H: 6 cm, Diam: 16.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
300-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of George D. Macbeth
Primary Description: 
Bowl. Light green, transparent; blown. Bowl: roughly bell-shaped, somewhat lopsided. Rim curves down and in, with tubular lip and broad collar made by folding out, down and in; wall tapers, then curves in at bottom; base plain, slightly pushed in; solid, folded foot ring, with transverse impressions made by tooling; no pontil mark. Glass contains bubbles up to 0.3 cm across.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D., Former Collection
Tiffany and Company, Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 74-75, #92; p. 332, #92; BIB# 58895