Hemispherical Bowl

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Object Name: 
Hemispherical Bowl
Accession Number: 
79.1.64
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.9 cm, Diam: 9.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
500-699
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Color unknown. Probably cast, possibly blown, and cut. Cup: hemispherical. Rim probably beveled on inside; wall curves down and in ; foot short and cylindrical, with hollow facet on underside. Wall decorated with two continuous horizontal rows of six shallow cylindrical bosses with concave upper surfaces.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979
Category: 
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, p. 46, #52; BIB# 88262