Pendant Shaped Like Jar

Object Name: 
Pendant Shaped Like Jar

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Object Name: 
Pendant Shaped Like Jar
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 4.6 cm; W (max): 5.2 cm
Not on Display
300-399 or later
Primary Description: 
Black glass, with white opaque trail, core-formed; applied. Roughly globular jar, but lopsided. Rim short and slightly everted, with rounded lip; shoulder rounded, merging with wall, which curves in to rounded base. Exterior of wall has faint horizontal striations, interior is cylindrical, wider at bottom than at top, with concave floor. One continuous white trail applied to upper wall in zigzag pattern. Two opposed black handles dropped onto trail, drawn up and in, and attached to top of rim, with excess glass looped back along sides. Black glass has bubbles.
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 51, 215, #969; BIB# 58895