Fragment of Beaker (?) with Vegetal Motif

Object Name: 
Fragment of Beaker (?) with Vegetal Motif

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Beaker (?) with Vegetal Motif
Accession Number: 
76.1.286
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Colorless. Blown; relief-cut. Fragment from wall of beaker(?). Wall (TTh. 0.2 cm) straight and probably tapering. Decorated in relief (Th. 0.1 cm) with small part of frieze that has upper border consisting of horizontal rib. Surviving part of frieze contains vegetal motif represented by two notched lines. One line comprises stem extending upward and curving to left; second line springs from first and spirals outward and down, and terminates in small budlike element.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 202, #340; BIB# 113723