Ribbed Bowl

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Object Name: 
Ribbed Bowl
Accession Number: 
79.1.143
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.3 cm, Diam: 13.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
25 BC-99 AD
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass, silvery iridescence over entire surface, mold-pressed, tooled, wheel-cut and polished. Rim rounded by grinding straight sides bend down into a flat base, eighteen narrow ribs taper toward bottom, two wheel-cut circles (5.5 cm) around a small center circle (7 mm).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Safani, Esteban, Former Collection
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979