Molar Flask

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Object Name: 
Small Bottle
Molar Flask
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3.7 cm; Body W: 1.8 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of A. A. Mazda
Primary Description: 
Translucent bluish green. Blown (probably mold-blown); facet- and linear-cut. Bottle. Neck cylindrical at bottom; shoulder slopes; body short, with vertical walls and square cross section; at bottom of wall, four feet, one at each corner. Decorated on body above and below single continuous horizontal groove. On each side, upper wall has vertical cut and lower wall has deep triangular cut with apex at top; on each corner, upper part has facet shaped like inverted V and lower part has hollow circular facet.
Mazda, Abbas, Source
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 142, #237; BIB# 113723