Vessel Stamp

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Object Name: 
Vessel Stamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.308
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 3.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 761-762
Primary Description: 
Vessel Stamp. Translucent dark green glass with brown streamers; applied, stamped. Roughly circular disc, attached to rim and side of vessel; circular stamp, D: 23 mm, bearing four lines of Arabic in low relief; translation: "Ordered Abd-/ullah b. Rashid/a measure of Wa-/smah (?), full measure". [See External Object File 59.1.295-411 for Arabic inscription.]
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Umayyad and Abbasid Glass Weights and Measure Stamps in the Corning Museum (1971) illustrated, pp. 64-76 (fig. 12, #31); BIB# AI82451