Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
68.1.70
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.1 cm; Rim Diam: 6.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1200-1399
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless glass, but with greenish tinge; many small bubbles; blown, applied. Beaker: roughly cylindrical. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall tapers to 4 cm below rim, then descends vertically; base has applied foot ring and conical kick; pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1968
Category: 
Glass Drinking Vessesl Through the Centuries
Venue(s)
Brooks Memorial Art Gallery 1963-03-20 through 1963-06-15
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 37-38, #645; BIB# 113723