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Object Name: 
Fragment
Accession Number: 
76.1.291
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge. Blown; relief-cut. Fragment from wall of vessel (OTh. 2.5 cm), possibly cylindrical, with linear decoration in relief (Th. 0.1 cm). Motifs include stem, from which springs simple half-palmette with volute at lower extremity; and bent element, which curls and expands slightly at end, resembling limb or tail of animal. Outline of half-palmette and one other line are notched.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, pp. 270-271, #472; BIB# 113723