Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
69.1.107
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.3 cm, Diam (rim): 19 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Apparently almost colorless, with greenish yellow tinge. Blown. Bowl: shallow conical. Rim turned slightly inward, with rounded lip; wall straight and tapering, then descending at shallower angle; base shaped like disk with rounded edge and flat bottom; pontil mark, probably circular.
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1969
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 33, #636; BIB# 113723
Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period (2001) #6c, pp. 13, 27, 28, Pl. 6c; BIB# 75800