Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
72.1.7
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.4 cm; Rim Diam: 10 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
300-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of Israel Department of Antiquities
Primary Description: 
Transparent light bluish-green glass with small bubbles; blown. Deep bowl; plain outsplayed rim; rounded molding at base of rim, projecting on both outside and inside, apparently made by folding; side tapers to rounded carination then curves in to bottom; splayed foot made by folding, pushed in underneath, with slight hump at center; pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Israel Department of Antiquities, Source
1972
Category: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
[N] AZARETH/1892 (typed)/ [2].7 59-122
label
Glued outside remains of paper label
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 79, #103; p. 333, #103; BIB# 58895