Stand

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Object Name: 
Stand
Accession Number: 
52.1.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.4 cm; Rim Diam: 6.9 cm; Foot Diam: 8.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown (two gathers), perhaps ground and polished. “Stand,” with truncated conical upper part and shallow conical lower part. Upper part: rim consists of narrow horizontal flange with vertical edge, made by folding out, down and in, and perhaps finished by grinding and polishing; wall tapers; floor is flat. Junction between parts is 2.7 cm across. Lower part: wall splays, with slightly concave profile; base has rounded edge and is hollow; pontil mark (D. 1.6 cm).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Safani, Esteban, Former Collection
1952-01-18
Category: