Janiform Head Flask

Object Name: 
Janiform Head Flask

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Object Name: 
Janiform Head Flask
Accession Number: 
64.1.212
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.9 cm, W: 3.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-99
Primary Description: 
Translucent bluish-green glass with black streaks and whitish patch; mold-blown, two-part mold. Body in form of Janiform heads; body consists of two heads, back to back with abundant, bushy hair covering ears; both faces indistinct, but one appears more plump than other; flat base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
el Chaer, Mohamed abd El Rahim, Source
1964
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) illustrated, pp. 69-70, pl. 541; BIB# 58895