Bowl with Vertical Ribbing

Object Name: 
Bowl with Vertical Ribbing

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Object Name: 
Bowl with Vertical Ribbing
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 10.2 cm; Rim Diam: 10.9 cm
On Display
about 200-299
Primary Description: 
Bowl with vertical ribbing. Transparent pale olive green, with small bubbles; blown and applied. Molded decoration occupies most of wall and consists of continuous band of ornament comprising 7 groups of 3 vertical ribs, each group nipped so central rib remains vertical but 2 outer ribs curve inward and touch it in 2 places; continuous horizontal rib at top and bottom of band. Single horizontal trail wound once around wall between rim and upper rib.
Galerie Heidi Vollmoeller, Source
Splendeur des Sassanides
Musees Royaux d' Art et d' Histoire 1993-02-11 through 1993-05-25
East Side Winter Antiques Show
Park Avenue Armory
Sasanian Silver: Late Antique and Early Medieval Arts of Luxury from Iran
University of Michigan
Les Perses sassanides (2006) p. 151, #95; BIB# 94091
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, pp. 22-23, #7; BIB# 88262
A Tribute to Persia, Persian Glass (1972) illustrated, p. 10, no. 9; BIB# 65782