Tazza

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Object Name: 
Tazza
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
66.3.62
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.6 cm, Rim Diam: 14 cm; Foot Diam: 8.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1575-1625
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless and opaque white non-lead glass; blown. A one-piece glass; shallow, cup-shaped bowl with trailed filigree ring below the rim; vertical filigree rods (alternating patterns of multiple spiral twists, and pairs of multi-ply spiral tapes); drawn, hollow stem with two small bulbous knops above an inverted baluster and basal knop; drawn foot, the lower part drawn back on the underside, and upward, inside the hollow stem, to seal the bow; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
1966
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2004-05-13 through 2004-10-17