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Accession Number: 
90.4.19
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 5.3 cm, L: 18.1 cm; (B) H: 5.8 cm, L: 12.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1990
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bill Gudenrath
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, cut with diamond saw. (A) One half of ellipsoid; horizontal "rim" made with saw; wall descends in slightly concave curve to rounded shoulder and then continues in shallow convex curve to rounded bottom; detached from other half by sawing; (B) one half of sphere; horizontal "rim" made with saw; wall descends in slightly concave curve for short distance and then continues in smooth, convex curve through greatest diameter to rounded bottom; detached from other half by sawing; two small patches of grinding on outside at bottom.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Gudenrath, Bill ((American, b. 1950)), Source
1990-05-24
Color: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, p. 82, #1027; p. 83, #1029; BIB# 58895
The Manufacture of the [Portland] Vase and Its Ancient Repair (1990) pp. 108-109, fig. 65;