Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
68.1.74
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.8 cm; Rim Diam: 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1-99
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Transparent very pale green glass; blown. Beaker with concave profile; rim carefully rounded; wall tapers then curves outward to bulge round edge of base; which is under, with squat concavity at center; annular pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1968
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Drinking Glasses Through the Ages
Venue(s)
Place des Antiquaries 1987-11-18 through 1988-01-31
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 110, #166; p. 339, #166; BIB# 58895