Fragment of Pitcher

Object Name: 
Fragment of Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Pitcher
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 4 cm; Rim Diam: 2.9 cm
Not on Display
1400-1360 BCE
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass, bubbly with some stone, trails of turquoise, opaque white and yellow glass; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves rim and long neck of a one-handled jug or pitcher, rounded rim tapers down into long cylindrical neck with repeated trail decoration of yellow, turquoise and white dragged up toward rim eight times, scar of blue glass where handle was once attached.
Blumka, Leopold, Source
inside of vessel sticker
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 66, #41, pl. 7; BIB# 29547