Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
64.1.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.9 cm, Diam: 13.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
300-499
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass with yellowish green tint; blown, applied. Deep bowl. Rim consists of horizontal flange with folded rib on underside and lip tooled to form 10 shallow scallops; wall descends vertically, then tapers; base plain, with splayed foot ring made by folding; pontil mark. Vertical part of wall is decorated with three horizontal trails, which have been pinched to form two continuous rows of irregular triangles.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Safani Gallery, Source
1964-01-30
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) illustrated, p. 141, pl. 650; BIB# 58895
New England Glass and Glassmaking (1972) p. 220, fig. 171; BIB# 27280