Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
98.1.103
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.8 cm, Diam (max): 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1100-1299
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Wunsch Foundation, Inc.
Primary Description: 
Bottle. Transparent bluish green. Body blown in dip mold. Bottle: roughly globular. Rim plain, with rounded lip; neck cylindrical; shoulder slopes, with rounded edge; wall curves out, down, and in; base plain, with low kick; pontil mark almost circular (D. 1.3 cm). Decorated in relief, from edge of shoulder to bottom of wall, with two registers of rosettes: upper register has five almost circular rosettes, each with dot at center and eight radiating petals, which are pointed at inner end and rounded at outer end; lower register has six rosettes, which are similar but oval and have tops truncated by rosettes in upper register.
Provenance: 
Wunsch Foundation Inc., Source
1998-11-15
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
14b
label
on bottom of base gummed rectangular label
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 96, #769; BIB# 113723
Recent Important Acquisitions, 41 (1999) illustrated, p. 177, #2; BIB# AI43981