Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
52.1.80
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 32.7 cm, Diam (max): 6.4 cm, Rim Diam: 4.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
200-399
Primary Description: 
Bottle. Almost colorless, with green tint; blown (two gathers). Bottle: tall, pear-shaped. Mouth in form of funnel, with plain rounded rim; neck narrow, cylindrical, merging with wall, which splays, then curves down and in at bottom; stem short, solid, curving in at bottom; base shall and bell-shaped, with inturned edge and rounded lip; pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Komor, Mathias, Source
1952-04-29
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 142-143, 226, #1137; BIB# 58895