Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
69.1.40
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.9 cm, Diam (max): 5.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Bottle. Colorless, with mauve streaks; many small bubbles. Blown: globular bottle. Rim tubular, made by folding out, up, and in; neck short and cylindrical; wall curves smoothly down, out, and in; base plain and slightly concave; pontil mark circular (D. 0.7 cm).
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1969
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 67, #711; BIB# 113723
Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period (2001) p. 40, fig. 15m; BIB# 75800
Glass of the Sultans (2001) illustrated, p. 18, fig. 3 (part of group); BIB# 68105