Fragment of Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl
Accession Number: 
64.1.58
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.6 cm, W: 7.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1299
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bowl. Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge. Blown in dip mold. Fragment of bowl. Lower wall curves down and in, and merges with convex base; pontil mark roughly circular (D. about 1.1 cm). Decoration covers bottom of wall and base. At bottom of wall: concentric band of roughly triangular elements of different sizes, all with outlines in relief. On base: heptagon (W. about 5.8 cm) in relief, with semicircular motif projecting inward from each side; each semicircle is in negative relief and contains small semicircle in relief; at center of base, concentric circle (D. 1.8 cm) surrounds circular area containing pontil mark.
Provenance: 
el Chaer, Mohamed abd El Rahim, Source
1964
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 103-104, #784; BIB# 113723