Pendant

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Object Name: 
Pendant
Accession Number: 
52.1.81
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.1 cm; Shoulder Diam: 1.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-499
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert Haas
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep green glass; formed around mandrel, tooled, handle applied; jar-shaped. Rim has flat top, with tubular hollow at center, and bulging side, with tooled constriction at bottom; body has rounded shoulder, tapering side and rounded base. Two opposed handles had been attached at rim and below shoulder (now missing).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Haas, Robert, Source
1952
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 50-51, 215, #968; BIB# 58895