Cylindrical Box

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Object Name: 
Cylindrical Box
Accession Number: 
75.1.115
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.5 cm; Upper Flange Diam (max): 6.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 50-100
Primary Description: 
Very deep translucent amber glass, appearing black; blown and tooled. Cylindrical box with plain vertical rim rounded at lip, vertical side with folded horizontal flange at top and bottom; sagging base, which rises slightly at center; trace of circular pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1974-12-12
Category: 
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15