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Object Name: 
Fragment
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.1.58-371
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.7 cm, W: 2.5 cm, Th: 0.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
900-1199
Primary Description: 
Dark blue, transparent glass, probably colored with cobalt, and decorated with an orange and light green luster (or "stain"). Fragment is triangular and appears to come from a bowl. The interior is not decorated, and the exterior has a stylized floral (?) design. A few air bubbles in the glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
Category: 
Iraq and China: Ceramics, Trade and Innovation
Venue(s)
Smithsonian International Gallery 2004-11-09 through 2005-04-24