Small Bottle

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Object Name: 
Small Bottle
Accession Number: 
53.1.44
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.4 cm; Shoulder Diam: 2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-1099
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with faint greenish tinge. Blown (body perhaps blown in dip mold); linear- and perhaps facet-cut. Bottle with cylindrical body. Lower neck cylindrical; shoulder slopes; wall descends vertically, then tapers at bottom; base splays slightly and is solid; no pontil mark. Upper part of neck perhaps decorated with six contiguous facets. Wall has linear-cut decoration extending from continuous horizontal groove below shoulder to just above taper: three V-shaped motifs, which touch one another at top; each contains smaller V-shaped motif with triangular cut; each space between large V-shaped motifs is filled with two triangular cuts. Base ground flat.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Montbault, Mrs. C. de la Haye, Source
1953-08-01
Nahman, Maurice ((b. 1868-1946)), Former Collection
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass (2010) illustrated, p. 130, #213; BIB# 113723