Fragment with Vegetal Ornament

Object Name: 
Fragment with Vegetal Ornament

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Vegetal Ornament
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3.3 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge. Blown; slant- and linear-cut. Fragment from wall (Th. 0.1 cm) of vessel with slightly convex profile. Decoration consists of small part of frieze containing symmetrical arrangement of two stems, side by side, which diverge slightly toward the ends and terminate in outward-pointing slant-cut volutes; each stem also has at least one other outward-pointing volute. Single horizontal linear cut defines top(?) of frieze.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
Content, Derek, Source
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 173, #288; BIB# 113723