Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
53.1.90
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.9 cm, W: (max shoulder) 2.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 800-1099
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge; bubbly. Blown; facet-cut. Bottle. Rim plain, with flat top; neck cylindrical, but narrower at bottom than at top; shoulder flat, with rounded edge; wall vertical; base flat; pontil mark. Facet-cut on neck and wall. On neck: six adjacent facets extending from rim almost to shoulder; each tapers at top, below which sides are roughly parallel and bottom is rounded. On wall: extending from top to bottom, seven adjoining or almost adjoining vertical facets. Rim and base finished by grinding.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Montbault, Mrs. C. de la Haye, Source
1953-08-01
Nahman, Maurice (French, 1868-1948), Former Collection
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, pp. 53-54, #72; BIB# 113723