Fragments

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Object Name: 
Fragments
Accession Number: 
76.1.292
Dimensions: 
(a) H: 5 cm; (b) H: 4.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge. Blown; slant- and relief-cut. Two fragments from lower wall (OTh. 0.25–0.4 cm) and edge of base (Th. 0.55 cm) of vessel. Wall tapers, with slightly convex profile and small ridge at junction with base, which is flat. On lower wall, slant- and relief-cut decoration. Fragment (a) has pair of contiguous motifs with raised outlines; each is semicircular at bottom and contains slant-cut tear-shaped element with circular depression at center. Fragment (b) has part of one such motif.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Category: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 268, #467; BIB# 113723