Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
56.3.94
Dimensions: 
H (with pewter top): 14.3 cm, D (max. body): 9.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1600-1799
Primary Description: 
Transparent blue bubbly glass with impurities; wear marks; blown in a mold and slightly expanded. Pear-shaped body with pushed- up base having rough pontil marks, pewter orifice mounted at top; body covered with a prunt-pattern (due to irregular expanding prunts are oval at top, pointed and sharp as well as vanishing and soft at lower body), star motif at base (off- center due to irregular expanding and tooling).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, Source
1956
Bottles of the World (Sekai no hei)
Venue(s)
Suntory Museum of Art 1977-03 through 1977-05
Sekai no hei (Bottles of the World) (1977) fig. 86; BIB# 32715