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Overall H: 8.9 cm, Diam (max): 3.1 cm
Not on Display
700-899 or later
Primary Description: 
Transparent very pale green glass; blown, applied. Bottle with body shaped like pear. Rim everted, with rounded lip; neck cylindrical with hollow bulge near top and narrower at bottom than a top; shoulder slopes, with rounded edge; wall tapers with convex profile; base appears to consist of small, irregular mass of glass applied to bottom of vessel; pontil mark apparently covers bottom of mass (D. 0.6 cm).
Montbault, Mrs. C. de la Haye, Source
Nahman, Maurice (French, 1868-1948), Former Collection
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 62, #698; BIB# 113723