Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.60
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.2 cm; Rim Diam (max): 12.2 cm; Base Diam (max): 7.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1600-1699
Primary Description: 
Beaker. Thin colorless non-lead glass, latticinio with spirals of four opaque white tapes and one light blue; free-blown. Slender truncated cone, slight spread at rim, rough pontil mark on slightly pushed-up bottom and with applied colorless foot with milled or rigaree band in forming a narrow table-ring.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1950-11-22
Technique: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2004-05-13 through 2004-10-17
Liquid Refreshment: 2000 Years of Drinks and Drinking Glasses
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1993-04-24 through 1994-12-31
 
The Techniques of Renaissance Venetian-Style Glassworking (2019) illustrated, Low Countries, Beaker; BIB# 716365