Jar

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Object Name: 
Jar
Accession Number: 
50.1.33
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.3 cm; Diam (max): 10.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
300-499
Primary Description: 
Transparent purple glass, translucent greyish-green handles; blown, handles applied. Biconical body; rim reheated and rounded off; folded overhanging flange, below which neck tapers, then splays to merge imperceptibly with shoulder; lower part of body curves in towards bottom; narrow kicked base, pontil scar; two applied handles attached first to shoulder, then flange and top of rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc. (1903-2011), Source
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 169-170, #297; p. 351, #297; BIB# 58895
Seasons Greetings from Sherry-Lehmann (1990/11) illustrated, p. 44; BIB# 90994
A Short History of Glass (1990 edition) (1990) illustrated, p. 24, #10; p. 23; BIB# 33211
A Short History of Glass (1980 edition) (1980) illustrated, p. 20, #10; BIB# 21161