Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.1.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.7 cm, Diam: 9.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Transparent deep blue over colorless, both with bubbles. Blown and applied. Beaker. Rim plain, with external bevel; wall (Th. 0.3 cm) curves down and in, then is straight and slightly splayed; base plain, with roughly circular pontil mark (W. 1.5 cm). Irregular continuous blue band (W. 2.5-3.1 cm, Th. 0.1 cm) applied to wall between 4.5 cm and 8.0 cm below rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Motamed, Saeed, Source
1981-09-25
Category: 
Cameo Glass: Masterpieces from 2000 Years of Glassmaking
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1982 through 1982
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, pp. 282-283, #492; BIB# 113723
Early Islamic Cameo Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2003) illustrated, p. 149, fig. 2; BIB# AI57285
Recent Important Acquisitions, 24 (1982) illustrated, p. 90, #11; BIB# AI9252
Cameo Glass: Masterpieces from 2000 Years of Glassmaking (1982) illustrated, pp. 93, 128, #148; BIB# 30609