Vessel Stamp

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Object Name: 
Vessel Stamp
Accession Number: 
66.1.128
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.6 cm, W: 3.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
400-699
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellowish-green glass; stamped. Roughly oval shape appliqué with "tail" projecting at top, attached to vessel wall; rectangular stamp, three corners of which overlap edge of appliqué. In low relief: menorah, perhaps with olive branch at foot on right; on left side, written vertically EX; on right side, also vertical, 1; below, short inscription in Greek or Hebrew. On inner surface of wall, prominent bulb.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sangiorgi, Giorgio (Italian, 1886-1965), Former Collection
Sangiorgi, Sergio (Italian), Source
1966
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) pp. 234-235, pl. 817; BIB# 58895