Base of Bowl or Bottle

Object Name: 
Base of Bowl or Bottle

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Object Name: 
Base of Bowl or Bottle
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 1.2 cm; Estimate Base Diam: about 8 cm
Not on Display
about 900-1199
Primary Description: 
Base of Bowl or Bottle. Transparent bluish green. Blown in dip mold. Fragment of bowl or bottle. Bottom of wall curves down and in; base is slightly concave, with dome at center of floor; pontil mark roughly circular (D. about 1.1 cm). Base decorated in relief: at center, concentric ring (D. 2.9 cm) surrounded by outer ring (D. 3.5 cm), which forms border inside circular band of 22 ribs; ribs curve outward in counterclockwise direction, and stop at edge of base. Bottom of wall is plain.
el Chaer, Mohamed abd El Rahim, Source
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 112-113, #802; BIB# 113723