Cast Bowl

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Object Name: 
Cast Bowl
Accession Number: 
79.1.126
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.5 cm, Diam: 17.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
175-1 BC
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Struass Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellow greenish glass, bubbly; cast, lathe-cut and polished. Deep conical form, rim rounded by grinding, three wheel-cut grooves on interior, 7 mm below rim, forming a band 8-9 mm high, the center groove is slightly larger; rounded base, wheel-cut dot, 8 mm diameter surrounded by two additional narrow grooves of 5 cm diameter; fire-polished exterior, lathe- polished interior.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23