Fragment of Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.145-16
Dimensions: 
Overall Dim (max): 6.2 cm; Estimate Diam (max): about 15 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bowl. Transparent very pale bluish green; decorated in yellowish brown shading to yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of hemispherical bowl. Wall (Th. 0.1-0.15 cm) descends almost vertically before curving down and in, and merging with base, edge of which has convex profile. Decorated on outside. On vertical part of wall: one horizontal band (W. 1.4 cm) of indeterminate linear ornament accompanied by dots. On curved part of wall and base: roundel with single border (D. about 14 cm) containing curvilinear motifs, possibly vegetal scrolls.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Source
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