Fragment of Dish

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Dish
Accession Number: 
68.1.58-3
Dimensions: 
Overall Dim (max): 4.4 cm; Estimate Diam (max): about 18 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
900-1099
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Dish. Transparent very pale green; decorated in reddish brown. Blown; stained. Fragment of dish. Lower wall curves down and in; base has profile with very shallow S-shaped curve. Decorated on inside. On lower wall: fragment of vegetal(?) motif above horizontal border (W. 0.9 cm), which presumably was continuous. On floor: vegetal ornament that includes one solid cordate leaf. Area around brown decoration has transparent pale yellow "halo."
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
Category: