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Object Name: 
Fragment
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Accession Number: 
51.1.146-17
Dimensions: 
Overall H: about 2.9 cm; Estimate Diam (max): about 9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Transparent very pale greenish blue; decorated in yellowish brown. Blown; stained. Fragment: cylindrical. Wall (Th. 0.2 cm) apparently vertical, bending outward at bottom. Decorated on outside: between pairs of borderlines, band of repetitive epigraphic or pseudo-epigraphic ornament containing letters kāf ’alif kāf (possibly an abbreviation of baraka [blessing]).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Source
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