Cologne and Stopper

Object Name: 
Cologne and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Cologne and Stopper
Accession Number: 
75.4.161
Dimensions: 
(a&b) H: 7.8 cm, D (max.): 6.9 cm; (b) H: 4.9 cm, D (max.): 3.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1906-1932
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Glass Works
Primary Description: 
Transparent iridescent cobalt blue lead glass; blown. (a) Teardrop form; circular flared upper rim; short cylindrical neck; rounded shoulder; teardrop shape body; short cylindrical base area; polished pontil; engraved on base: "Aurene, 2835"; (b) pointed knop form; small point swells to rounded shoulder and abruptly tapers to spool area; inverted conical finely ground shaft; ground and polished base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Corning Glass Works, Corning, Source
1975-10-23
Corning Public Library, Former Collection
Category: 
Bottles of the World (Sekai no hei)
Venue(s)
Suntory Museum of Art 1977-03 through 1977-05
Sekai no hei (Bottles of the World) (1977) fig. 97; BIB# 32715
The Glass of Frederick Carder (1971) p. 240; BIB# 27279