Applique

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Object Name: 
Applique
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.186
Dimensions: 
Overall D: 3.5 cm, Th (applique): 0.3-0.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
600-799
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale yellowish-green glass with bubbles; stamped. Circular, decorated in high relief with winged horse walking to left, with left wing raised, pointing forward, and right wing extended in front of chest; trappings on shoulder; near upper right margin short Arabic inscription. Wall has small bulb on interior. Edges extensively chipped at bottom and on left. Dull and pitted, but with very little weathering.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, p. 31, #20; BIB# 88262