Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.92
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.5 cm, Diam (max): 5.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
200-399
Primary Description: 
Vase. Light aquamarine glass; free-blown from a single gather, applied decoration; small spherical body with drawn small circular hollow foot and shallow conical kick-up in base, long slender slightly spreading neck with plain rim; applied thread wound around neck spirally from above base to within about 1/2" (1.3 cm) of rim; four equidistant applied finely corrugated strap handles attached at shoulder, drawn up parallel to neck, right-angled, and upper end attached about 1-1/4" (3.25 cm) below rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Blumka Gallery, Former Collection
Color: 
Material: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 118-119, #1086; BIB# 58895