Fragment of Cup or Bowl

Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.146-14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.5 cm; Estimate Rim Diam: about 12 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl. Transparent pale greenish blue; decorated in transparent brown shading to brownish yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of cylindrical cup or bowl. Rim plain, with rounded lip; upper wall (Th. 0.15-0.2 cm) vertical or almost vertical. Decorated on outside only: just below rim, small part of Kufic inscription; below this, pair of horizontal lines, presumably continuous, below which is part of indeterminate motif, possibly also epigraphic.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Source
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Inscription