Fragment of Rim of Vessel

Object Name: 
Fragment of Rim of Vessel

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Rim of Vessel
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.1.42
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.5 cm, W: 3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
before 1080
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Translucent yellow green with opaque yellow and yellow green striations; blown. Rounded rim, wall tapers in as far as preserved.
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1981-12-29
Technique: 
Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period (2001) #48c, pp. 122-123, fig. 48c; BIB# 75800
Chemical Analyses of Early Glasses (Volume 1) (1999) pp. 88, 249; BIB# 61154