Fragment with Inscription

Object Name: 
Fragment with Inscription

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Inscription
Accession Number: 
76.1.312
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Fragment with Inscription. Almost colorless glass, with yellowish tinge. Blown; pincered. Fragment from wall of vessel. Pincered decoration consists of most of rectangular motif (L. greater than 2.1 cm, H. 1.4 cm) containing short Kufic inscription in relief; interior surface is plain and slightly recessed.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
{Kufic Inscritpion}
inscription
Pincered Face of fragment
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 135-136, #842; BIB# 113723