Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
69.1.43
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.5 cm, Diam: 2.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1000
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, but with green tint. Blown. Bottle, with narrow conical body. Rim everted, with irregular lip; wall splays, then curves in at bottom; base plain, with low dome-shaped kick; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1969
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 56, #684; BIB# 113723
Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period (2001) #14l, pp. 36-37, fig. 14l; BIB# 75800
Glass of the Sultans (2001) illustrated, p. 18, fig. 3 (part of group); BIB# 68105