Covered Carafe

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Covered Carafe
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
63.3.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.2 cm; (a) Bottle H: 13.9 cm, Diam (max): 4.9 cm; (b) Lid H: 4.6 cm, Diam (max): 4.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1675-1725
Primary Description: 
Covered Carafe. Colorless. Vetro a reticell; applied, tooled. Cylindrical bottle with inset neck and rim; cylindrical lid with infolded rim, surmounted by merese and solid knop of colorless glass with impressed decoration. Both bottle and lid are in vetro a reticello.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Morpurgo, Joseph M., Former Collection
1963
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
The Techniques of Renaissance Venetian Glassworking (2016) illustrated, Fig. 1; BIB# 149619
Recent Important Acquisitions, 6 (1964) illustrated, p. 163, #31; BIB# AI97744