Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.62
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.6 cm, Diam (max): about 10.8 cm; Rim Diam (max): 8.3 cm; Foot Diam (max): about 7.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1600-1799
Primary Description: 
Vase. Hemispherical body of translucent agate glass; cylindrical neck with applied ribbon on rim; applied flattened knop atop flaring pedestal foot with infolded rim; pontil mark on base. Object may have had lid that is now missing.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1950-11-22
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Three Great Centuries of Venetian Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Three Great Centuries of Venetian Glass (1958) illustrated, pp. 64-65, #54; BIB# 63296