Fragment of Bowl, Jar, or Pitcher

Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl, Jar, or Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl, Jar, or Pitcher
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.146-9
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm; Estimate Diam (max): about 17 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bowl, Jar, or Pitcher. Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge; decorated in yellowish brown. Blown; stained. Fragment of bowl, jar, or pitcher. Wall (Th. 0.1-0.2 cm) straight and perhaps tapering slightly. Decorated on outside (from top to bottom): (1) small part of band of solid semicircles(?); (2) between horizontal borders (W. 0.4 and 0.3-0.4 cm), band of repetitive Kufic inscription; and (3) small part of band of indeterminate ornament.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Source
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Inscription