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Object Name: 
Fragment
Accession Number: 
57.1.9
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.3 cm, D (bottom of neck): 4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1200-1299
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Heidi Vollmoeller
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Opaque deep purple (appearing almost black), with opaque white trail. Blown; applied, dragged, marvered; gilded. Fragment of vessel. Lower neck cylindrical; inner edge of shoulder splays. Decoration is applied and gilded. Applied ornament consists of spirally wound trail, dragged upward to create adjoining rows of festoons, and marvered. Gilding consists of small scrolls and vegetal motifs in spaces between festoons.
Provenance: 
Vollmoeller, Heidi, Source
1957-12
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 223, #1003; BIB# 113723
L'Orient de Saladin (2001) p. 188, no., 195; BIB# 68555
Renaissance of Islam: Art of the Mamluks (1981) illustrated, p. 139, no. 57; BIB# 21571