Fragment of Bowl or Cup

Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl or Cup

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl or Cup
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 1.9 cm; Estimate Rim Diam: about 12 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bowl or Cup. Almost colorless, with yellowish green tinge; decorated in brown shading to yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of bowl or cup. Rim plain, with rounded lip; upper wall (Th. 0.05-0.1 cm) is straight and flaring, before curving down and in. Decorated on outside: pair of horizontal stripes define upper border of register, which appears to contain head of animal shown in left profile, with pointed snout, eye indicated by dot, and triangular ear.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source