Fragment with Half-Palmette

Object Name: 
Fragment with Half-Palmette

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Half-Palmette
Accession Number: 
68.1.109
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.6 cm, W: 2.4 cm, Diam (max): 2.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Transparent blue over colorless; both with very small bubbles. Blown, probably cased; relief-cut. Fragment of vessel with convex wall (TTh. 0.3 cm). Decoration relief-cut in blue overlay (Th. 0.1 cm): at assumed top of fragment, trace of unidentified element; 0.9 cm below this, part of horizontal or nearly horizontal half-palmette on curved stem. Colorless glass is covered with traces of coldworking.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 313, #546; BIB# 113723