Fragment of Globular Bottle (?)

Object Name: 
Fragment of Globular Bottle (?)

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Globular Bottle (?)
Accession Number: 
76.1.298
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
900-1099
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge. Blown; facet- and linear-cut. Fragment from wall (Th. 0.15 cm) of bottle(?) with globular body. Surviving decoration consists of parts of two horizontal bands: (1) row of contiguous circular facets (D. 1 cm), each with countersunk dot at center, and (2) separated by single groove, row of vertical oval motifs containing transverse hatching and other elements; between oval motifs, one circular facet with countersunk dot and one oval facet. Cuts were not polished.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 49, #64; BIB# 113723
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 49, #64; BIB# 113723