Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
69.1.103
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm, W: 2.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Green glass; cylindrical (?) neck on sloping shoulder; body square in section tapering sharply to narrow base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1969
Category: 
Color: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 53-54, #678; BIB# 113723
Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period (2001) #34b, pp. 13, 67-68, fig. 34b; BIB# 75800