Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
79.1.199
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.2 cm; Rim Diam: 7.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
100-299
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent very pale green glass with tiny bubbles; blown. Conical beaker; rim plain, reworked, slightly flaring; side tapers, curving inward at bottom; foot tubular, folded; pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 115-116, #178; p. 340, #178; BIB# 58895