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Object Name: 
Fragment
Accession Number: 
73.1.34-1
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.8 cm, W: 4.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1300-1399
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Betty Gruene Speir
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Colorless glass with yellowish tinge, bubbly, some iridescent patches; probably blown, enameled, gilded. Fragment of rim of beaker preserves part of flared area and cylindrical body; large arabesque pattern outlined first in thin opaque red enamel lines and then filled with thick "relief" lines of opaque red, white, and blue enamel with gilt over that.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Speir, Betty Gruene, Source
1973
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Former Collection
Category: