H.: 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm) Diam.: 7 3/16 in. (18.2 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Elias Kempner, 1934
Not on view
Colorless with slight blue green tinge. Slightly everted, rounded, vertical rim, with solid horizontal rib below; short side to body, tapering downwards, then turned in to concave floor; outsplayed, tubular, base ring, made by folding; almost flat bottom, thickened at center with slight dome on interior and circular pontil mark on exterior. Intact; a few pinprick bubbles; some pitting, but most of surfaces covered with thick creamy weathering and brilliant iridescence.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1935. "Notes: A Gift of Ancient Glass." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 30(1): p. 19.