Jar with Two Handles

Object Name: 
Jar with Two Handles

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Object Name: 
Jar with Two Handles
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.1.88
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 29.6 cm, Diam (max): 23.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-199
Primary Description: 
Light bluish green transparent; blown, handles applied. Jar: pear-shaped, with two opposed handles. Funnel mouth, with vertical rim probably made by folding up, in, and down; neck cylindrical, wider at bottom than at top; wall splays at bottom, creating hollow foot, which is concave underneath; no pontil mark. Handles, each with two broad ribs, dropped onto upper shoulder, drawn up and in, and attached to junction of mouth and neck, with excess glass pulled back over one rib.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1954-10-11
Category: 
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Verres Antiques de la Collection R.W. Smith
Venue(s)
Musee de Mariemont 1954 through 1954
 
Antikes Glas aus der Sammlung Ray Winfield Smith: Kurpfalzischen Museum Heidelberg
Venue(s)
Kurpfalzischen Museum 1952-11 through 1953
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 172-173, #303; p. 353, #303; BIB# 58895
Glass from the Ancient World: The Ray Winfield Smith Collection (1957) illustrated, pp. 119-120, #204; BIB# 27315