Ribbed Bowl

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Object Name: 
Ribbed Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 4.4 cm, Diam: 16.3 cm
On Display
25 BCE-75 CE
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Ribbed Bowl. Transparent bluish green glass, slightly bubbly, some iridescence on interior, exterior unweathered; sagged, tooled, and polished. Rim rounded by grinding, straight sides bend down and in to shallow body with flat, slightly kicked base, twenty-five ribs taper toward bottom, interior polished, exterior fire-polished.
Safani, Esteban, Former Collection
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
A Cup of Kindness
General Foods Collection Gallery 1984-02-01 through 1984-05-01
Ancient and Islamic Glass: Selections from the Corning Museum of Glass (2019) illustrated, pp. 50-51;