Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
54.1.45
Dimensions: 
H: 8.3 cm; Diam (max.): 5.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
200-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of I. C. Elston, Jr.
Primary Description: 
Transparent greenish colorless glass; blown, rim reworked. Bell-shaped body; everted rim; cylindrical neck; sloping shoulder and slight globular body; slightly concave base; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Elston, I. C. Jr., Source
1954-09-07
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 179-180, #315; p. 355, #315; BIB# 58895