3 Fragments

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Object Name: 
3 Fragments
Accession Number: 
73.1.43
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1275-1299
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Betty Gruene Speir
Primary Description: 
3 Fragments. (73.1.43-1) Colorless glass, with yellowish-green tinge; bubbly, surface pitting with some iridescence; vertically ribbed, then blown in an open mold, enameled. Beaker; fragment preserves small portion of wall with thin reddish-brown enamel register containing kufic inscription below small section of a fish tail; (73.1.43-2) colorless glass, with yellowish tinge; heavy milky white iridescence adhering; probably blown in an open mold, enameled. Beaker; fragment preserves vessel wall with thin red enamel registers; main band contains an abstract vine scroll filled with blue enamel "relief" above and below a series of opaque white "relief" dots; (73.1.43-3) colorless glass, with yellowish-brown tinge; bubbly, thin milky white iridescent film; probably blown in an open mold, enameled. Beaker; fragment preserves vessel wall with two horizontal red enamel lines, below a fish outlined in red.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Speir, Betty Gruene, Source
1973
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Former Collection
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