Fragment of Cup or Bowl

Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl
Accession Number: 
Overall Dim (max): 5 cm; Estimate Base Diam: about 5 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl. Almost colorless, with yellowish green tinge; bubbly; decorated in yellowish brown. Blown; stained. Fragment of cup or bowl. Bottom of wall (Th. 0.1 cm) curves down and in; base is flat, with dome at center of floor; pontil mark roughly circular (D. 0.9 cm). Decorated on outside only: outline of six-pointed star, with irregular patch of stain at center, covering pontil mark; each triangular ray has dot at center; outside star are traces of other motifs.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source