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Overall H: 9.3 cm, Diam (max): 5.3 cm
On Display
about 1200-1299
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Beaker. Translucent purple, with opaque white trails. Blown; applied, marvered. Beaker: cylindrical. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall tapers for about 2.5 cm at top, then descends vertically; base has applied purple trail at junction with wall and small kick; pontil mark circular (D. 0.7 cm). White decoration: broad trail on top and outside of rim; very narrow trail, not marvered, wound six times around uppermost 1 cm of wall; single trail, marvered, applied to edge of base and wound spirally about 18 times between bottom of wall and 1.3 cm below rim.
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Former Collection
L'Orient de Saladin
Institut du Monde Arabe