Jar

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Object Name: 
Jar
Accession Number: 
52.1.65
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.1 cm, Diam (max): 6.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
200-399
Primary Description: 
Jar. Transparent pale yellowish-green glass; blown; wheel-cut. Rim outsplayed, folded upward and inward; short neck, splayed at bottom; sloping shoulder, somewhat unevenly formed, which merges with globular body; Three bands of wheel-cut decoration on body: (1) two broad grooves shortly below shoulder; (2) broad groove shortly below greatest diameter; (3) narrow groove near bottom; narrow base, with underside slightly concave; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sobernheim, Former Collection
Stack's Galleries, Source
1952-04-29
Category: 
The Book and the Spade
Venue(s)
University of Wisconsin-Madison 1975 through 1975
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 251-252, #431; p. 372, #431; BIB# 58895