Cup

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Object Name: 
Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.1.224
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.1 cm, Diam: 8.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with yellowish green tinge. Blown, probably in dip mold; linear-cut. Cup: cylindrical. Rim plain, finished by grinding and polishing; wall vertical, uppermost 1 cm of which is beveled on inside; base flat; pontil mark removed by grinding. Wheel-cut decoration: on wall, two pairs of narrow horizontal grooves, 1.5–2 cm below rim and 1.9–2.4 cm above bottom; under base, circular depression, 1.7 cm across at center, surrounded by concentric groove (D. 3.8 cm).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass (2010) illustrated, p. 103, #160; BIB# 113723