Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
61.1.11
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.2 cm, Diam (rim): 10.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
500-699
Primary Description: 
Cup. Color unknown. Probably cast, but possibly blown; facet-cut. Cup: hemispherical. Rim probably beveled on inside; wall curves down and in; foot short and cylindrical bosses; upper row has either bosses, and lower row has six.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1961
Category: 
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, p. 46, #51; BIB# 88262
Chemical Analyses of Early Glasses (Volume 1) (1999) pp. 83, 249; BIB# 61154
A Tribute to Persia, Persian Glass (1972) illustrated, p. 12, no. 13; BIB# 65782