Fragments of Beaker (?) with Inscription

Object Name: 
Fragments of Beaker (?) with Inscription

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Object Name: 
Fragments of Beaker (?) with Inscription
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Max. Dim. (a): 2.9 cm, Max. Dim. (b): 1.7 cm, Max. Dim. (c): 1.9
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
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.
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. 203, #342; BIB# 113723