Fragment with Palmettes

Object Name: 
Fragment with Palmettes

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Palmettes
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Colorless. Blown; relief-cut. Fragment from wall of beaker(?) with straight side (OTh. 0.2 cm) decorated in relief (Th. 0.1 cm). Decoration consists of two curved, roughly horizontal stems that merge at base of vertical palmette; stem on left grows out of top of second palmette; above and below these elements are other stems and tendrils. Palmettes have incised details; stems are notched.
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
Content, Derek, Source
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 201, #336; BIB# 113723