Prunted Beaker

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Prunted Beaker
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Overall H: 12.5 cm; Rim Diam: 8.4 cm; Foot Diam: 5.2 cm
On Display
Primary Description: 
Yellowish, colorless glass with small bubbles; blown with applied ornament. Beaker shape; tall outsplayed rim with rounded lip; tapering wall with slightly concave profile; base with low conical kick; pontil mark. Applied ornament: thin horizontal trail at bottom of neck; thick horizontal trail at bottom of wall, tooled to form base ring with sixteen "toes", on which the vessel stands; between them, occupying whole of wall, four horizontal rows of elongated prunts arranged in quincunx, eight in each row.
Biemann, Fritz, Former Collection
Corning Museum of Glass
Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Mille Anni di Arte del Vetro a Venezia
Palazzo Ducale 1982-07-24 through 1982-10-24
Glass: A Short History (Smithsonian Books edition) (2012) illustrated, pp. 46-47; BIB# 130360
Glass: A Short History (The British Museum edition) (2012) illustrated, pp. 46-47; BIB# 135965
Medieval Glass for Popes, Princes, and Peasants (2010) illustrated, p. 125, #22; BIB# 115588
2010 Summer Exhibitions (2010) illustrated, p. 1, #1;
A Short History of Glass (1990 edition) (1990) illustrated, p. 48, #38; BIB# 33211
Recent Important Acquisitions, 30 (1988) illustrated, p. 103, #4; BIB# AI20606
Phonix aus Sand und Asche (1988) illustrated, 200-201, #178; BIB# 32871
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1987 (1988) illustrated, pp. 5, 21;
Mille Anni di Arte del Vetro a Venezia (1982) pp. 68-69, #48 ill.;