Miniature Tray

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Object Name: 
Miniature Tray
Accession Number: 
2009.1.20
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.2 cm, W: 2.8 cm, L: 5.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 800-1099
Credit Line: 
Anonymous Gift
Primary Description: 
Transparent light bluish green. Cast or pressed(?); ground, linear-cut. Miniature tray: hexagonal, with two long sides and pointed ends. Rim is narrow, with flat top and rounded edge; wall descends in shallow curve to form cavity on interior and convex profile on exterior; tray rests on three conical feet, two near one end and one near opposite end. Bottom of rim flattened by grinding. Underside has linear decoration: three cuts make prominent Y-shaped motif with stem between pair of feet and branches between pair of feet and single foot; on each side of Y, one short cut perpendicular to stem.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Anonymous Source
2009-10-05
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass (2010) illustrated, p. 96, #146; BIB# 113723