Carafe

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Object Name: 
Carafe
Accession Number: 
98.4.407
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.1 cm; Diam: 16.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1965
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; white decoration; stainless steel; black plastic; mold-blown by machine, screen printed; bulbous; flared rim, machine finished edge with pinched lip, rim angled so lip at tallest end; cylindrical neck, metal band around neck, band has horizontal ribbing, "PAT NO. /2. 495. 68" stamped into one end of band; handle opposite lip, is angled up and bent down, rounding out then in, attached to neck by metal band and screw with knob; body of carafe rounded out then in, three white bands around circumference of body, interrupted by "CORY/CAL" and design break below handle, yellow and white label with "CORY:-'CAL;" written on it adhered to side of carafe below decorative bands; flat circular base.
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Former Collection