Bottle with Handle

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Object Name: 
Bottle with Handle
Accession Number: 
59.1.521
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 41.8 cm, Diam: 22.9; Rim Diam: 12.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-299
Primary Description: 
Bluish green, transparent; blown, applied. Bottle: cylindrical, with handle. Flange rim, with rounded edge, made by folding out, up, in, and down; neck short, cylindrical, wider at top than at bottom; shoulder slopes, with rounded edge; wall vertical, curving in at bottom; base plain, slightly concave; no pontil mark. Wide strap handle dropped onto shoulder near edge, drawn up with 17 ribs, bent sharply in, and attached to upper neck, with excess glass drawn up and out.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Contemporary Glass Vessels: Selections from the Corning Museum of Glass (2015) illustrated, p. 13 (fig. 6); BIB# 149403
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) pp. 186-187, #327; p. 358, #327; BIB# 58895
Glass Capturing the Dance of Light (1993) illustrated, p. 62, bottom; BIB# AI30595