Bottle with 4 Sides

Object Name: 
Bottle with 4 Sides

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Object Name: 
Bottle with 4 Sides
Accession Number: 
66.1.165
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.5 cm, W: 3.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
100-299
Primary Description: 
Translucent light green glass with small bubbles; mold-blown, rim reworked. Four-sided body tapering slightly towards bottom; rim outsplayed, turned upward and inward forming horizontal flange with tubular lip; tall slender neck tapering at top and splayed towards bottom; rounded shoulder; flat base. Mold-blown mark on base: at center, deeply recessed globular amphora with pointed base; below and on either side, spray of foliage.
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) illustrated, p. 88, pl. 571; BIB# 58895