Fragment of Bottle

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 2.9 cm; Base W: 1 cm
Not on Display
about 1200-1299
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bottle. Transparent deep blue, with opaque white trail. Blown (body blown in dip mold); applied, dragged, marvered. Fragment of bottle; horizontal cross section of body is square at bottom. Lower wall straight and tapering; base square; pontil mark (W. 1 cm). Decoration consists of single trail dropped onto edge of base and wound three times around surviving part of body, then dragged vertically to produce rows of festoons.
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
Content, Derek, Source
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 212, #978; BIB# 113723