Bottle with Handle

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Object Name: 
Bottle with Handle
Accession Number: 
52.1.76
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 27.4 cm, Diam (max): 12 cm, Rim Diam: 7.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1-199
Primary Description: 
Bottle with Handle. Transparent yellowish green colorless glass; small bubbles; blown; wheel-engraved. Cylindrical shape; uneven splayed rim folded down and in; short cylindrical neck, splayed at bottom; sloping shoulder with rounded edge; reeded strap handle applied to edge of shoulder, drawn vertically up, bent and attached to underside of rim, tail drawn down neck and folded in; vertical wall, curving in at bottom; body has seven highly engraved horizontal bands: two below shoulder, three shortly below mid-point, two above base; plain flat base; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sobernheim, Former Collection
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source
1952-04-29
Sobernheim, Clara (German, 1888-1963), Former Collection
1933
to
1952
Sobernheim, Moritz Sebastian (German, 1872-1933), Former Collection
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 230-231, #391; p. 366, #391; BIB# 58895
The Sobernheim Collection of Ancient Glass (1952-04-19) pl. XIII, lot 368; BIB# 12935