Cone Beaker

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Object Name: 
Cone Beaker
Accession Number: 
55.1.97
Dimensions: 
Restored H: 16.5 cm; Rim Diam: 5.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
300-499
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass with amber tint; seed and a few small inclusions; blown; tooled. Slender conical shape vessel; plain rounded rim; tapering side; tooled decoration consists of double horizontal ring on upper part of body and band of six upright festoons at mid-point, all raised on interior surface (see remarks); base perhaps rounded.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1955-09-09
Category: 
Material: 
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Verres Antiques de la Collection R.W. Smith
Venue(s)
Musee de Mariemont 1954 through 1954
 
Antikes Glas aus der Sammlung Ray Winfield Smith: Kurpfalzischen Museum Heidelberg
Venue(s)
Kurpfalzischen Museum 1952-11 through 1953
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 117-118, #183; p. 341, #183; BIB# 58895
Glass from the Ancient World: The Ray Winfield Smith Collection (1957) illustrated, pp. 212-213, #425; BIB# 27315