Jar

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Jar
Accession Number: 
73.1.5
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.5 cm, Diam (max): 7.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
400-599
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Albert S. Morrow
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale yellowish-green glass; blown, rim reworked. Globular body; rim slightly outsplayed, reheated and rounded, with hollow outfolded rim at bottom; long neck tapers, with slight constriction at bottom; wide kicked base, pontil scar.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Morrow, Mrs. Albert S., Source
1973
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 163, #283; p. 350, #283; 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
Stained Glass: Jewels of Light (1988) illustrated, p. 22; BIB# 59584
A Short History of Glass (1980 edition) (1980) illustrated, p. 20, #10; BIB# 21161