Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
75.3.190
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.1 cm, Diam (max): 14.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1900-1999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Alfred Wolkenberg
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, some bubbles at rim, exterior fumed chemically and reheated, appears weathered; blown, handle tooled and applied. Rounded rim, flared out to form wide horizontal lip, bends into long cylindrical neck which spreads out into squat pyriform body with rounded sides; ribbed handle applied on body and pulled up to neck, bends in at less than a 90° angle attached to neck just below rim and is curled back to form a decorative loop on the top of the handle; base is kicked and retains a pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wolkenberg, Alfred, Source
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, p. 114, #1077; BIB# 58895