Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
62.1.28
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.2 cm, Diam (max): 10 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
200-399
Primary Description: 
Bowl. Transparent pale green, with numerous bubbles. Blown and applied. Bowl: hemispherical. Rim tall and slightly everted, with plain rounded lip; shoulder narrow and rounded; wall curves down and in; base is narrow and slightly concave; pontil mark faint (and partly obscured by label). Decoration consists of horizontal trails and rows of prunts: on rim, very thin trail wound around body and almost completely melted into wall; shoulder, 11 oval prunts; half way down wall, 11 roughly oval prunts above very thin trail wound twice around circumference; vessel stands on ring of nine very small prunts at junction of wall and base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mahboubian Galleries, Source
1962
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
HM / 115 / 90
Label
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, p. 26, #13; BIB# 88262