Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
54.1.123
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16 cm, Diam (max): 7.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
200-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of I. C. Elston, Jr.
Primary Description: 
Light bluish green, transparent; blown, body blown in cylindrical mold. Bottle: cylindrical. Rim is horizontal flange with rounded edge and narrow opening, made by folding out, up, and in, and flattening; neck short, narrower at bottom than at top; shoulder almost flat, with rounded edge and very slight overhang; wall vertical, curving in at bottom; base plain, slightly concave; no pontil mark. Glass has many very small bubbles.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Elston, I. C. Jr., Source
1954-09-07
Category: 
Chemical Analyses of Early Glasses (Volume 3) (2012) illustrated, p. 600, middle left; BIB# 61154
Extending Exhibits in the Museum Store (2003) illustrated, p. 37; BIB# AI57824
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 176, #308; p. 354, #308; 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