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Glass grape flask

Glass grape flask

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description

Summary

Translucent deep emerald green.Rim folded out, over, and in, and pressed flat into flaring mouth; short, funnel-shaped neck; globular body with prominent seam running from neck down side and across bottom; round bottom.Blown in a two-part negative mold to produce relief decoration on body comprising tightly packed small knobs, probably imitating a bunch of grapes.Intact; pinprick bubbles; dulling, slight pitting, and faint iridescence.
Early or Mid Imperial
date_range

Date

0000 - 0199
create

Source

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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