Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
67.1.30
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4 cm; Rim Diam: 9.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 800-899
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale greenish blue; many bubbles. Blown. Bowl: cylindrical. Rim somewhat expanded, with rounded lip; wall vertical, bulging slightly at bottom, then curving in; base plain, concave, and thicker at center than at edge; pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1967
Category: 
Technique: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 28, #623; BIB# 113723