Handle

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Object Name: 
Handle
Accession Number: 
98.1.52
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.3 cm, W: 3.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue (handle) and transparent lighter blue (wall). Blown and applied. Handle, attached to wall of vessel (Th. 0.1-0.2 cm), which appears to have been straight and either vertical or tapering. Handle dropped onto wall and drawn out, up, and in, and reattached to wall; it has three vertical ribs with rounded profiles.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
1976
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 146, 227, #1144; BIB# 58895