Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
66.1.254
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.9 cm, Diam (max): 11.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
perhaps 900-1099
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale yellowish green glass; blown, applied. Bowl shaped like truncated cone. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall straight and tapering; base plain; pontil mark (D. 1.3 cm). Single, rather thick trail wound 10⅔ times around wall, beginning at bottom of wall and extending to 3.5 cm below lip.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Motamed, Saeed, Source
1966
Category: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 163, #894; BIB# 113723
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, p. 27, #15; BIB# 88262
Recent Important Acquisitions, 9 (1967) illustrated, p. 135, #14; BIB# AI97741