Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
67.1.35
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.2 cm, Diam (max): 2.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-899
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Transparent green tinge; glass very thin; outsplayed rim; side slopes outwards and then down to base which is concave and generally with the same diameter as the rim. No trace of a pontil mark on the base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1967
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 64-65, #705; BIB# 113723
Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period (2001) #14e, pp. 35-36, fig. 14e; BIB# 75800