Dish

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Object Name: 
Dish
Accession Number: 
59.1.124
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.6 cm, L: 32.6 cm, W: 25.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
99-1 BC
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass with slight yellowish green tinge, few small bubbles; cast, cut and polished. Shallow oval dish; narrow flange rim, upper surface beveled to make triangular cross- section with sharp carination at junction with wall, which curves downward and inward toward bottom; oval footring; on interior, in low relief, four arcs and two straight lines.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Nahman, Maurice (French, 1868-1948), Former Collection
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Verres Antiques de la Collection R.W. Smith
Venue(s)
Musee de Mariemont 1954 through 1954
 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 143-144, #296, pl. 39; BIB# 29547
Review of Glass from the Ancient World (1958) pp. 450-451;
Glass from the Ancient World: The Ray Winfield Smith Collection (1957) illustrated, pp. 38-39, #49; BIB# 27315