Goblet with Vertical Trails

Object Name: 
Goblet with Vertical Trails

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Object Name: 
Goblet with Vertical Trails
Accession Number: 
79.1.269
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.2 cm; Rim Diam: 10.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 300-599
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Goblet. Transparent light green. Blown and applied. Goblet with plain, rounded rim, slightly thickened on outside; wall descends vertically before curving in toward bottom; short hollow stem; narrow foot with hemispherical kick; pontil mark. Decoration probably applied before inflation was completed: continuous horizontal trail, 1.6 cm below lip, and 23 more or less vertical trails extending from horizontal trail to foot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, pp. 24-25, #10; BIB# 88262