Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
74.1.28
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3 cm; Rim Diam: 8.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1-25
Primary Description: 
Emerald green glass, bubbly, light brown weathering crust adhering to surface in patches; mold pressed or cast, then lathe-cut. Flared rim, rounded by grinding and polishing, tapers in and down to form thick flat base, wide lathe-cut groove accents horizontal rim, a second narrow groove defines transition between rim and body on interior, two grooves cut above base on exterior; bottom has been lathe-cut to form a flared base ring with a boss in the center of the underside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1974-12-12
Category: 
Material: 
Cut Glass from the Corning Museum of Glass
Venue(s)
Suntory Museum of Art 1985-07 through 1985-09
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
 
Romische Glaser des Landesmuseums Mainz (1999) illustrated, p.43; p.362; Plate 107.2; BIB# 64614
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 147, #307, pls. 19, 39; BIB# 29547
Glass from the Ancient World: The Ray Winfield Smith Collection (1957) illustrated, pp. 100-101, #173; BIB# 27315