Cup

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Object Name: 
Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.1.15
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm, Diam (rim-outside): 7.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
700-999
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale green glass with minute bubbles at lower part; weathering on inside and out; mold-blown; cup with slightly curved walls, thick pushed-up base with pontil mark and with rim turned inwards; around the body a frieze of gazelles turned from right to left.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1955-04-19
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