Fragment of Small Bottle

Object Name: 
Fragment of Small Bottle

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Small Bottle
Accession Number: 
76.1.279
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 800-1099
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Transparent deep blue. Blown; facet- and linear-cut. Fragment of small bottle. Rim plain with rounded, somewhat irregular lip; neck cylindrical; shoulder appears to slope down toward edge. Decoration on neck consists of two pairs of transverse cuts converging at top and, below them, horizontal band of roughly circular hollow facets. Cuts show no sign of polishing.
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. 131-132, #216; BIB# 113723