Jug

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Object Name: 
Jug
Accession Number: 
62.1.43
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.5 cm, Diam (max): 5.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
300-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of George D. Macbeth
Primary Description: 
Greenish-colorless glass, translucent bluish-green decoration; blown, tooled and applied. Everted trefoil-mouth rim with rounded lip finished at glory hole; cylindrical neck, which splays toward bottom; sloping shoulder with rounded edge; wall curves downward and inward; trace of handle dropped on to edge of shoulder; applied decoration: below lip, single horizontal trail; near mid-point of neck, horizontal trail with overlapping ends; on upper part of wall, four small blobs; plain base with slight concavity underneath; pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1962
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) pp. 181-182, pl. 723; BIB# 58895