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Object Name: 
Fragment
Accession Number: 
73.1.34-3
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm, W: 3.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1300-1399
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Betty Gruene Speir
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Colorless glass with yellowish tinge, some pitting; probably blown, enameled, gilded. Vessel of somewhat closed shape; fragment preserves shoulder area with a panel containing a quadruped running to the right in an elaborate foliate background, above, another fine scroll pattern, all figures and scrolls executed in a red-brown enamel applied in "relief", panel background filled with heavy dark blue enamel, area outside with a light blue enamel, heavy border, all figures gilt then outlined with a thin red enameled line.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Speir, Betty Gruene, Source
1973
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Former Collection
Category: