Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.1.164
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.7 cm; Rim Diam: 5.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 800-1199
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless glass, but with greenish tinge; blown. Beaker shaped like truncated cone. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall straight and tapering; base plain; pontil mark irregular (1.4 x 0.9 cm).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 40, #651; BIB# 113723