Fragment of Bottle

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle
Accession Number: 
81.1.695
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.9 cm, Rim Diam (estimate): 4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Ray Winfield Smith
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale yellowish-green glass; blown, facet-cut. Plain rim, with top flattened by grinding and polishing; neck shaped like truncated cone that is narrower at bottom than at top. It is decorated with two horizontal bands of facets separated by two carelessly executed horizontal grooves. Upper band had about six roughly rectangular vertical facets. Lower band definitely had six roughly rectangular vertical facets.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Arab Museum, Former Collection
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Smith, Mrs. Ray Winfield, Source
1981-12-07
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 60, #86; BIB# 113723