Fragment with Bird (?)

Object Name: 
Fragment with Bird (?)

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Bird (?)
Accession Number: 
2009.1.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Transparent light blue over colorless. Blown, cased; relief-cut. Fragment from wall of vessel (TTh. 0.2 cm). Relief-cut decoration in blue (Th. 0.1 cm): perhaps part of body and tail of bird, apparently facing right; body is solid blue and hatched; tail is long and rounded at end, and is shown in notched outline; bird is partly surrounded by notched vegetal(?) motif and has curving notched stem behind its tail.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Category: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 309, #537; BIB# 113723