Dish

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Object Name: 
Dish
Accession Number: 
62.1.50
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm, Diam: 20.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
perhaps 300-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of George D. Macbeth
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale green glass with bubbles and a little stone; blown. Dish shape; flaring rim with thickened rounded lip; wall tapers with concave profile to rounded bottom; broad flat base with tubular foot ring made by folding; floor thickens at center; pontil mark; blowing spirals.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1962
Category: 
Technique: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 70, #82; p. 331, #82; BIB# 58895