H.: 1 15/16 in. (4.9 cm)
Diam.: 3 1/4 x 1 9/16 in. (8.3 x 4 cm)
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1881
Not on view
Colorless with blue green tinge. Outsplayed rim with rounded, thickened outer lip; convex side tapering downwards; thick base ring made by folding; low kick in bottom and circular pontil scar. Intact; many bubbles; patches of thick creamy weathering, dulling, pitting, and brilliant iridescence.
Until 1881, collection of Jules Charvet, Le Pecq, Île-de-France; 1881, purchased from J. Charvet by Henry G. Marquand; acquired in 1881, gift of Henry G. Marquand.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1881. Twelfth Annual Report of the Trustees of the Association for eight months ending December 31, 1881. pp. 215-6, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.