Bowl with Curving Side

Object Name: 
Bowl with Curving Side

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Object Name: 
Bowl with Curving Side
Accession Number: 
79.1.240
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10 cm, Diam (max): 10.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
300-399
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Bowl. Transparent light green; very bubbly. Mold-blown (parison inflated in dip mold). Bowl, with curving side. Rim plain; upper wall tapers slightly, then bulges before curving in toward bottom; narrow base, slightly pushed in; pontil mark. Decoration consists of 21 spiraling ribs that extend from bulge below rim to base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, p. 23, #8; BIB# 88262