Possibly Fragment with Bird

Object Name: 
Possibly Fragment with Bird

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Object Name: 
Possibly Fragment with Bird
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3.8 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Possibly Fragment with Bird. Colorless. Blown; relief-cut. Fragment probably from neck or wall of bottle. Side (TTh. 0.3 cm) is straight and either vertical or nearly vertical. Decorated in relief with part of bird or birdlike creature with body shown in outline, which is partly notched; folded wing with semicircular covert and pointed tip; long, tapering tail; and short leg indicated by single line. Details of wing are linear-cut, and tail extends in crescent-shaped stages.
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, pp. 256-257, #434; BIB# 113723