Fragment of Cup or Bowl

Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl
Accession Number: 
68.1.58-398
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.6 cm; Estimate Rim Diam: about 11 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl. Colorless or almost colorless, with ovoid bubble (L. 0.3 cm); decorated in yellowish brown. Blown; stained. Fragment of cylindrical cup or bowl. Rim plain, with rounded lip; upper wall (Th. 0.1 cm) straight and vertical or tapering slightly. Decorated on outside: just below lip, horizontal stripe (W. 0.45 cm), which is upper border of register containing epigraphic or pseudo-epigraphic ornament (H. more than 1.8 cm).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
Category: 
Material: 
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