Possibly Fragments of Beaker with Inscription

Object Name: 
Possibly Fragments of Beaker with Inscription

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Object Name: 
Possibly Fragments of Beaker with Inscription
Accession Number: 
76.1.264
Dimensions: 
Max. Dim. (a): 2.9 cm, Max. Dim. (b): 1.7 cm, Max. Dim. (c): 1.9
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Possibly Fragments of Beaker with Inscription. Colorless. Blown; relief-cut. Three fragments of beaker(?). Wall (TTh. 0.15 cm) is straight and either vertical or tapering. Each fragment is decorated in relief with part of horizontal inscription (H. 1.9 cm) in elegant Kufic script: “ ” ( ), “ ” ( ), and “ ” ( ). Letters are notched.
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. 203, #342; BIB# 113723