Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access. A new version will be available later in 2023. During this transition period, the current version of the Collections Browser may have reduced functionality and data may be not be updated. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. For any questions or concerns, please contact us.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 2.5 cm, W: 2.4 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with yellowish tint. Applied to wall of vessel and stamped. Appliqué: roughly circular, attached to wall of almost colorless vessel, which has bulb on inner surface. Circular stamp with beaded border; containing profile head and shoulder of male facing right; he has thick and curly hair, possibly with wreath or diadem, pointed nose, and beard, and he wears cloak; in field, letters M (?) behind neck and M in front of neck.
Sangiorgi, Giorgio (Italian, 1886-1965), Former Collection
Sangiorgi, Sergio (Italian), Source
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) pp. 231-232, pl. 808; BIB# 58895