Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
69.1.85
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.2 cm, Shoulder Diam (max): 3.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 800-899
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Bottle. Probably almost colorless. Blown bottle: globular. Rim plain, with inturned, flattened top; neck cylindrical, tooled to form five horizontal ribs; wall curves out, down, and in; base plain, slightly concave; pontil mark, if present, is very faint.
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1969
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 67-68, #713; BIB# 113723
Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period (2001) pp. 46-47, fig. 20f; BIB# 75800