Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
69.1.23
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.9 cm; Rim Diam: 6.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
25-125
Credit Line: 
Gift of Honolulu Academy of Arts
Primary Description: 
Light yellowish brown, transparent glass; blown. Beaker. Rim outsplayed, cracked off, and ground; wall almost straight, curving in at bottom; base has tubular edge made by folding. Wall has six long, narrow indentations extending from 1 cm below rim to 1.5 cm above base. Glass has very small bubbles and is nowhere more than 0.1 cm thick.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Honolulu Academy of Arts, Source
1969
Category: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
HAA [monogram] 2419 ROMAN
inscription
lower wall red ink
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 113, #172; p. 340, #172; BIB# 58895