Prunted Beaker

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Object Name: 
Prunted Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
87.3.33
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.5 cm; Rim Diam: 8.4 cm; Foot Diam: 5.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1300-1399
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.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Biemann, Fritz, Former Collection
1987
Category: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Mille Anni di Arte del Vetro a Venezia
Venue(s)
Palazzo Ducale 1982-07-24 through 1982-10-24
 
Glass: A Short History (The British Museum edition) (2012) illustrated, pp. 46-47; BIB# 135965
Glass: A Short History (Smithsonian Books edition) (2012) illustrated, pp. 46-47; BIB# 130360
2010 Summer Exhibitions (2010) illustrated, p. 1, #1;
Medieval Glass for Popes, Princes, and Peasants (2010) illustrated, p. 125, #22; BIB# 115588
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.;