Fragment of Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.145-15
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.3 cm, Dim (max): 7.5 cm; Estimate Rim Diam: about 10 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
900-1099
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bowl. Almost colorless, with greenish tinge; few very small bubbles; decorated in transparent brownish yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of perhaps roughly hemispherical bowl. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall (Th. 0.15 cm near rim and 0.2 cm at bottom of fragment) tapers, with slightly convex profile at top, then curves down and in. Decorated with horizontal, presumably continuous band bordered at top by two parallel lines; upper line (W. 0.3 cm) has top 0.8 cm below rim, and lower line (W. 0.4 cm) has top 1.9 cm below rim; band contains foliate scroll with double outlines.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Source
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