Cup

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Object Name: 
Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.1111
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.2 cm, D(rim): 7.2 cm, (foot): 3.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1600-1799
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Cup. Calcedonio, aventurine. Blown. Cup. Bell-shaped beaker with fire-polished rim and applied shallow foot with pontil mark. Outside of calcedonio bowl has generous aventurine spots; inside is greenish brown.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
Aventurine, a Muranese Specialty (2005) illustrated, p. 97, fig. 2;