Cone Beaker

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Cone Beaker
Accession Number: 
85.1.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.6 cm; Rim Diam: 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
600-699
Web Description: 
This beaker was found at Faversham, Kent, in southeastern England, in 1862.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hoare, Dr. William Parker, Former Collection
Cooke, P. T., Source
1985-07-23
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellowish brown glass; trails of same color. Blown; applied. Cone beaker. Rim outsplayed, turned in and down; wall tapers, curving in at bottom; base narrow; pontil mark annular, appearing as intermittent scar. Decorated with yellowish trails; below rim, horizontal trail with overlapping zigzag trails, irregular, ends overlapping, one trail; on base, damage to end of bottom trail. .
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Title Unknown (Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences)
Venue(s)
Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, Sidney 1959 through 1981
 
The Decanter: Ancient to Modern (2018) illustrated, p. 25 (fig. 2);
Medieval Glass for Popes, Princes, and Peasants (2010) illustrated, pp. 108-109, #10; BIB# 115588
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) illustrated, pp. 151-153, pl. 668; BIB# 58895
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 37, #26; BIB# 35679
Recent Important Acquisitions, 28 (1986) illustrated, p. 99, #5; BIB# AI17497
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1985 (1986) illustrated, pp. 4, 14; BIB# AI96384