Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
53.1.100
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23.8 cm, Diam (max): 6.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
300-499
Primary Description: 
Bottle. Pale green, transparent; blown, wheel-engraved. Bottle with narrow egg-shaped body. Mouth funnel-shaped, with rounded rim; neck cylindrical, splaying and merging with wall; base conical, folded and pushed in to form kick with corresponding bulb at center of floor, with edge uneven edge and tool marks on outside; pontil mark. Wall is decorated with four continuous horizontal bands (W: 0.7-0.4 cm) of faint engraved lines.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Nahman, Maurice (French, 1868-1948), Former Collection
Montbault, Mrs. C. de la Haye, Source
1953-08-01
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 157-158, 231, #1167; BIB# 58895
Extending Exhibits in the Museum Store (2003) illustrated, p. 36; BIB# AI57824
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