Base of 4-sided Bottle

Object Name: 
Base of 4-sided Bottle

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Object Name: 
Base of 4-sided Bottle
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3.1 cm, W: 2.6 cm, D: 2.3 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale green glass with seed; mold-blown. Four-sided bottle with vertical sides and flat base; in relief on base, somewhat schematic standing figure, apparently naked, right arm extended with indeterminate object in hand, left arm at side, slightly bent, perhaps supporting staff-like object which stands no ground. Single capital letter at each corner: "M C/H R.".
Sangiorgi, Giorgio (Italian, 1886-1965), Former Collection
Sangiorgi, Sergio (Italian), Source
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) illustrated, pp. 91-92, pl. 579; BIB# 58895