Fire Grenade

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Object Name: 
Fire Grenade
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.3.12
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.7 cm, Diam (max): 9.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
possibly 1600-1699
possibly 1700-1799
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark green non-lead glass; blown. Globular, hollow object, open at one end, with a thick, bulbous rim; rough pontil mark on the bulbous end.
Provenance: 
Kovacek, Michael, Source
1984-01-05
Technique: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2007-04-01 through 2007-10-21
West Bridge Show; traveling to The Gallery at Steuben in 2008 (cancelled 6-2008)