4-piece Carafe

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Object Name: 
4-piece Carafe
Accession Number: 
H: 28.8 cm; Diam: 14.6 cm; L: 6.5 cm
Not on Display
about 1971-1978
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass, plastic, cork; mold-blown by machine; a) spherical shaped carafe; flared polished rim; cylindrical neck; spherical body; flat circular base; b) cylindrical shaped plastic clip; is a straight sided tube that is open on one side; ends flared out at opening; c) spherical shaped stopper; is hollow; top concave; body spherical; insert cylindrical with cork collar around it; d) circular cork base/hot pad; top depressed; pad rounded in to base; flat circular base, white sticker on base, "MADE IN/PORTUGAL" printed in green on it.
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Former Collection