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Object Name: 
Cover
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
75.3.28
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.9 cm, D: 14.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1575-1650
Credit Line: 
Exchange with The Art Institute of Chicago; Purchased through the Bessie Bennet Fund
Primary Description: 
Cover. Colorless, opaque white. Vetro a fili; vetro a retorti; applied. Cover: flanged, domed, terminating in blown, flattened knop, both in vertical bands of alternating a fili and a retorti; joined by glue-bit to solid dumbbell finial of colorless glass. At apex of cover, pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Art Institute of Chicago, Source
1975-03-21