Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.1.91
Dimensions: 
Overall H (max): 5.1 cm, Diam: 12.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
300-499
Primary Description: 
Pale green, transparent; blown, rim ground and polished. Bowl: truncated conical, somewhat lopsided. Rim curved, with edge cracked off, ground, and polished; wall tapers; base plain, slightly concave; no pontil mark. Wall has continuous horizontal band of nine oval indentations. Glass has many tiny bubbles and, at bottom of wall, one large bubble (L. 0.9 cm).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1954-10-11
Category: 
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 80, #106; p. 333, #106; BIB# 58895
Glass from the Ancient World: The Ray Winfield Smith Collection (1957) illustrated, pp. 150-151, #303; BIB# 27315