Cup

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Object Name: 
Cup
Accession Number: 
64.1.26
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.6 cm, W: , D: , Diam (max): 7.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
99-1 BC
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass, some bubbles, surface dull; cast and lathe-cut. Ground rim, below rim on exterior are two lathe-cut grooves, the lower one unevenly beveled from below, perhaps retouched; wall tapers into to form a gentle ovoid shape; rounded bottom.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Vollmoeller, Heidi, Source
1964
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 138, #283, pl. 38; BIB# 29547