Possibly Fragment of Beaker

Object Name: 
Possibly Fragment of Beaker

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Object Name: 
Possibly Fragment of Beaker
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3.2 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Possibly Fragment of Beaker. Almost colorless. Blown; linear-cut. Fragment from wall (Th. 0.1 cm) of beaker(?). Wall is straight and presumably tapers. Surviving decoration comprises part of horizontal band (W. 1.8 cm) with border at top and bottom, each consisting of single line. Band contains two almost contiguous arcs, one pointing down from upper border and other rising from lower border. Each arc contains V-shaped cut and several short cuts. To right and left of arcs, group of short cuts. Above (or below) band and attached to border, small triangular motif.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
Content, Derek, Source
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 116, #189; BIB# 113723