Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
71.1.24
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30.9 cm, Diam (max): 17.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
300-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lindsley McChesney
Primary Description: 
Yellowish green transparent glass; blown. Flask with broad body. Mouth is tall, funnel-shaped, with irregular, rounded rim; neck cylindrical, wider at bottom than at top; shoulder slopes, with rounded edge; wall tapers; base plain, with dome-shaped kick; no pontil mark. Many small bubbles and one large bubble; blowing spirals.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McChesney, Lindsley, Source
1971
Category: 
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Material: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 178, #313; p. 355, #313; BIB# 58895