Vessel with Spout

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Object Name: 
Vessel with Spout
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Overall H: 6 cm, W (max, rim to tip of spout): 9.9 cm; Rim Diam: 4.5 cm
On Display
probably 800-1099
Primary Description: 
Transparent light blue glass with one large and many small bubbles; blown, applied. Vessel with spout: body shaped like half of egg (description assumes rim is at top). Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall curves down and in, and merges with rounded base; pontil mark (D. 1 cm). Spout tubular (D. 0.4 cm near tip), attached to wall above mid-point; it projects almost horizontally, then curves out and down.
Motamed, Saeed, Source
Caravans of Gold, Fragments in Time: Art, Culture, and Exchange Across Medieval Saharan Africa (2019) illustrated, p. 27 (fig. 1.3B);
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 81-82, #743; BIB# 113723