Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
63.1.23
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.9 cm; Rim Diam: 7.1
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-199
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellowish-green glass; one large and a few small bubbles; blown; wheel-abraded. Rim cracked off and ground; straight tapering side which curves in at bottom; four horizontal wheel-abraded bands, 0.3-0.4 cm. wide, on upper part of wall, with several lightly engraved lines between and below; plain base, slightly concave; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Stieglitz Gallery, Source
1963
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 227, #385; p. 365, #385; BIB# 58895
Seasons Greetings from Sherry-Lehmann (1990/11) illustrated, p. 44; BIB# 90994
A Short History of Glass (1990 edition) (1990) illustrated, p. 24, #10; p. 23; BIB# 33211
Stained Glass: Jewels of Light (1988) illustrated, p. 22; BIB# 59584
A Short History of Glass (1980 edition) (1980) illustrated, p. 20, #10; BIB# 21161