Fragment with Vegetal Motif

Object Name: 
Fragment with Vegetal Motif

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Vegetal Motif
Accession Number: 
68.1.104
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.4 cm, W: 1.9 cm, Th: 0.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Transparent bright green over colorless; green glass has small bubbles. Blown, cased or applied; relief-cut. Fragment. Wall (TTh. 0.2 cm) is straight and has green overlay (Th. 0.1 cm), which was cut away to leave small part of vegetal motif in relief. Motif has two divergent stems and, between them, spatulate leaf or bud; leaf and one stem are embellished with short parallel cuts; very little of second stem survives.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1968
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass (2010) illustrated, p. 316, #554; BIB# 113723