Vessel Stamp

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Object Name: 
Vessel Stamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.315
Dimensions: 
Overall D: 4.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
714-721
Primary Description: 
Vessel Stamp. Translucent green glass with brown streamers; applied, stamped. Circular disc attached to side of vessel; on upper surface, four lines of Arabic in low relief. Inscription: "Ordered Usāmah b. Zayd: a qist of qutn, 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. 2, #4); BIB# AI82451