Pitcher with Trefoil Mouth

Object Name: 
Pitcher with Trefoil Mouth

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Object Name: 
Pitcher with Trefoil Mouth
Accession Number: 
86.1.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15 cm; Body Diam: 4.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
300-375
Credit Line: 
Bequest of the Estate of Martha J. Herpst
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellowish-green glass; blown. Plain outsplayed rim with trefoil mouth; short cylindrical neck with slight constriction at bottom; slender pear-shaped body with maximum diameter near bottom; flaring foot, folded, with tubular edge; base has slight dome; small pontil mark; handle dropped on to upper part of body, drawn upward and outward, then inward and down to rim; slight trails applied shortly below lip (before handle was attached) and near bottom of neck; lower trail appears to contain translucent green streaks.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Herpst Estate, Martha J., Source
1986-07-28
Technique: 
Inscription: 
1000
label
base paper label
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) p. 180-181, pl. 721; BIB# 58895