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Object Name: 
Fragment
Accession Number: 
68.1.58-68
Dimensions: 
Overall Dim (max): 3.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Almost colorless, but stain has imparted pale yellowish green tinge to exterior; decorated in brown and transparent greenish yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment. Lower wall (Th. 0.15-0.2 cm) curves down and in at shallow angle, which changes at bottom. Decorated on exterior only. Band, presumably continuous, of inverted heart-shaped motifs outlined in brown, filled with greenish yellow, and containing two small brown dots; between each pair of hearts, cluster of three brown dots. Below band of heart-shaped motifs: roundel (D. about 7 cm), presumably concentric, bordered by two brown lines and containing small and indeterminate motifs, some possibly circular, outlined in brown, filled with greenish yellow, and containing brown dots; surviving part of background has one brown dot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
Category: