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Object Name: 
Fragment
Accession Number: 
73.1.25 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.2 cm; Base Diam (max): 7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1200-1299
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Betty Gruene Speir
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Lower wall is straight and tapering; base has horizontal purple trail at junction with wall and kick; pontil mark probably circular (D. 1.1 cm). Decorated with white trail, which was dropped onto base near center and wound at least 13 times around circumference and dragged diagonally to produce appearance of twisted ribbons or contiguous lozenges.
Provenance: 
Speir, Betty Gruene, Source
1973
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume Two (2014) illustrated, p. 203, #961; BIB# 113723