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Object Name: 
Fragment
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.1.59-71
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.9 cm, W: 2.5 cm, D: 6 cm (estimate)
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Colorless or almost colorless glass; blown and relief-cut. Fragment of beaker (?). Wall (Th. 1.5 cm) straight and either vertical or tapering. Exterior has relief-cut decoration (Th. 0.1 cm): horizontal rib above raised lines which extends in arc from 10 o'clock to 2 o'clock and is notched; below this is part of indeterminate motif, with part of second indeterminate motif outside arc at 11 o’clock.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1968
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass (2010) illustrated, pp. 274-275, #484; BIB# 113723