Fragment of Beaker(?) with Bird

Object Name: 
Fragment of Beaker(?) with Bird

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Beaker(?) with Bird
Accession Number: 
79.1.293
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Transparent bright green over colorless; both with very small bubbles, and green glass has specks of scale. Blown, applied or cased; relief-cut. Fragment of beaker(?). Wall (TTh. 0.25 cm) straight, perhaps tapering. Decorated in relief in both green (Th. 0.1 cm) and colorless base glass: near center of fragment, standing green bird, shown mainly in outline, facing left, with thin neck, folded wing with dot on covert and feathers indicated by hatching, triangular or wedge-shaped tail, and one or two legs; to left of bird, one detached vertical line; on either side of bird, colorless curvilinear elements with some notched outlines; below these motifs, part of continuous horizontal rib, which is also colorless.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979
Category: 
Inscription: 
F82
mark
inside below birds tail in green
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, pp. 305-306, #530; BIB# 113723