Dish with Rosettes

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Object Name: 
Dish with Rosettes
Accession Number: 
73.1.20
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.2 cm; Rim Diam: 8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Betty Gruene Speir
Primary Description: 
Dish with Rosettes. Probably almost colorless. Blown; pincered. Dish. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall curves down and in, and merges with base, which is plain but somewhat uneven; pontil mark (D. 0.8 cm) has patch of scale. Wall is decorated in relief with six identical oval rosettes (L. 2.8 cm), each containing a central boss surrounded by six smaller circular bosses, all within raised border. Rosettes are irregularly spaced: three are contiguous (with one small overlap) and three are adjacent. Surfaces behind rosettes are plain and slightly recessed.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Speir, Betty Gruene, Source
1973
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 137-138, #846; BIB# 113723