Jar

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Object Name: 
Jar
Accession Number: 
62.1.51
Dimensions: 
Overall H (max): 8.6 cm; Body Diam: 7.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
200-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of George D. Macbeth
Primary Description: 
Jar. Transparent light bluish-green glass, bubbly; blown, applied. Rim short and outsplayed, with irregular lip rounded by fire-polishing; wall splays with slightly undulating profile, then curves in at bottom; plain with low conical kick; pontil mark. Wall decorated with eleven 11 applied ribs, which curve downward from right to left; at junction of rim and wall, single trail wound in one incomplete horizontal revolution.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1962
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) illustrated, pp. 159-160, pl. 681; BIB# 58895