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Overall Dim (max): 4.5 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Transparent very pale blue; decorated in dark reddish brown, yellowish brown, and pale yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment: floor of vessel (Th. 0.3 cm), almost flat, but opposite sides are very slightly convex and very slightly concave. Decorated on both sides. On convex side: in dark reddish brown, traces of linear decoration and outline of asymmetrical object, which is filled with yellowish brown and has two clusters of dark reddish brown dots, with three dots in each. On concave side: completely covered with transparent very pale yellow and with traces of dark reddish brown ornament.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source