Fragment of Bottle or Ewer (?)

Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle or Ewer (?)

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle or Ewer (?)
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Overall H. 2.1 cm, W: 3.5 cm, D: 6 cm (estimate)
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Colorless; few minute bubbles. Blown; relief-cut. Fragment of bottle or ewer (?). Lower wall tapers slightly and then curves down and in. Relief-cut decoration consists of part of frieze with lower border defined by horizontal rib. Surviving part of frieze consists of tear-shaped motif flanked by curving stems. Tear is embellished with shallow V-shaped cut, and stems are notched.
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, pp. 264-265, #457; BIB# 113723