Handle with Signature

Object Name: 
Handle with Signature

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Object Name: 
Handle with Signature
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
59.1.72
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.9 cm, W: 1.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-99
Primary Description: 
Transparent light amber glass; blown, tooled and stamped. Vertical handle, part of wall; handle has flat thumb-piece above and finger-piece below. On rounded end of thumb-piece, two stamps: above, "ARTAS/[SIDON]"; below, illegible. The finger-piece, too, may have been stamped.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Inscription: 
ARTAS
stamp
top of handle
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 95, #138; p. 337, #138; BIB# 58895