Rim and Neck of Bottle

Object Name: 
Rim and Neck of Bottle

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Object Name: 
Rim and Neck of Bottle
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 14.2 cm, Rim Diam: 1.9 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Colorless or almost colorless glass; blown, facet-cut. Tall, cylindrical neck, plain rim , with flat top finished by grinding; side straight and very slightly splayed; top of shoulder slopes. Decoration consists of five continuous horizontal bands separated by countersunk ribs (from top to bottom): (1) plain; (2) with eight facets shaped like parallelograms arranged in chevrons and with roughly triangular facet in space above and below each chevron; (3) difficult to determine, but apparently with a zigzag or similar pattern with roughly triangular facets above and below; (4) similar to band 2; and (5) with six tall rectangular facets.
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
Content, Derek, Source
Smith, Ray Winfield, Former Collection
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass (2010) illustrated, p. 57, #79; BIB# 113723