Fragment of Cup or Bowl

Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl
Accession Number: 
62.1.53-27
Dimensions: 
Overall: Diam (max): 9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 500-699
Credit Line: 
Gift of George D. Macbeth
Primary Description: 
Lower wall curves down and in to bottom; base (Th: 0.85 cm) is narrow. Lower wall has continuous row of shallow circular facets (D. about 3 cm, D. [est.] about 4.5 cm) and has two short horizontal grooves, one above the other, below it. Underside of base has one identical facet and concentric groove.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1962
Category: 
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, p. 48, #55; BIB# 88262