Jar with Two Handles

Object Name: 
Jar with Two Handles

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Object Name: 
Jar with Two Handles
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.1.11
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.2 cm; Body Diam: 5.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1900
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass; free blown with applied and tooled decoration; acid etched; applied foot with concave center; having rough pontil mark, cylindrical at top and bottom tapering body with slender cylindrical neck flaring to cup mouth; two solid ear shaped handles applied to upper neck and shoulder; on the body combed feather pattern in blue, brick red, white and yellow glass forming eight panels, a yellow spiral thread in relief around lower body and mouth, the whole surface is very rough after having been treated with acid, with exception of the pontil mark area.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rey, Sydor, Source
1961-01-03
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 292, #894; BIB# 29547
Forgeries and Reproductions of Ancient Glass in Corning (1977) illustrated, pp. 46-47, fig. 11, third from left; BIB# AI90923