Fragment of Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl
Accession Number: 
76.1.334
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5 cm, W: 4.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1200-1299
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Transparent purple, with few small bubbles and one stone (L. 0.5 cm); opaque white trails. Blown; trailed, dragged, and marvered. Fragment of bowl. Rim rounded and slightly thickened; wall curves down and out to greatest diameter, then tapers. Decoration: thick trail on top and outside of rim, and narrow trail wound spirally eight times around top of wall; at and below greatest diameter, wall has marvered trail wound at least nine times round circumference; all but uppermost circuit was dragged diagonally to produce appearance of twisted ribbons or rows of adjoining lozenges.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Smith, Ray Winfield, Former Collection
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