Ring Beaker

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Object Name: 
Ring Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.3.40
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.8 cm, W: 9.3 cm, D: 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1600-1699
Primary Description: 
Colorless soda-lime glass with slight brown tint; mold-blown, applied. Octagonal beaker, a thin trail wrapped around entire bowl; three loops are applied to alternating facets of the cup, from which movable rings are suspended; applied foot and pontil mark under base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mahler, J. M. Mahler, Former Collection
Bieman, F., Former Collection
Mahler, F., Former Collection
Glassgallery Michael Kovacek, Source
1995-02-02
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
(Circular) SAMMLUNG FRITZ BIEMANN ZURICH (inside) 68.17/ 12
label
bottom of base
6716
tag
attached
The Corning Museum of Glass: A Decade of Glass Collecting 1990-1999 (2000) illustrated, pp. 16-17, #9, bottom left; BIB# 65446
Recent Important Acquisitions, 38 (1996) illustrated, p. 232, #9;
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1995 (1996) illustrated, p. 4;