Lentoid Flask (flask shaped like lens)

Object Name: 
Lentoid Flask (flask shaped like lens)

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Object Name: 
Lentoid Flask (flask shaped like lens)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.1.36
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9 cm, W: 7.5 cm; Rim Diam: 2.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1400-1350 BCE
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Lentoid Flask (flask shaped like lens). Turquoise glass; core-formed, trail-decorated, tooled. Turquoise glass flask shaped like lens.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979
Color: 
Material: 
The Fragile Art: Extraordinary Objects from The Corning Museum of Glass
Venue(s)
Park Avenue Armory 2009-01-23 through 2009-02-01
The 55th Annual Winter Antiques Show
Small Wonders Exhibition
Venue(s)
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1982-01-26 through 1982-02-13
 
Contemporary Glass Vessels: Selections from the Corning Museum of Glass (2015) illustrated, p. 11 (fig. 2); BIB# 149403
Joy of Fusing (2011) illustrated, p. 5; BIB# 127379
The New Corning Museum of Glass (1980-05) illustrated, p. 54; BIB# AI9207