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Object Name: 
Fragment
Accession Number: 
73.1.39
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm, W: 3.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1200-1299
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Betty Gruene Speir
Primary Description: 
Purplish-brown glass, bubbly, patches of milky white iridescence; probably blown, enameled, gilded. Fragment preserves globular form of large vessel; with heavy opaque white enamel "relief" festooning, gilt scroll work between enamel elements.
Provenance: 
Speir, Betty Gruene, Source
1973
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Former Collection
Category: 
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