Base of Bowl

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Object Name: 
Base of Bowl
Accession Number: 
69.1.72
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 900
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Transparent glass with greenish yellow tinge with manganese streaks; original side convex leading to flattish base consisting of a raised circular from which radiate 3 "spokes".
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1969
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 109, #794; BIB# 113723
Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period (2001) pp. 13, 69-71 (fig. 35d); BIB# 75800