Fragment of Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl
Accession Number: 
68.1.58-112
Dimensions: 
Overall H: about 1.9 cm; Estimate Rim Diam: about 14 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bowl. Transparent very pale bluish green, with elongated horizontal bubbles; decorated in brown. Blown; stained. Fragment of shallow or hemispherical bowl. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall (Th. 0.1 cm) tapers before curving down and in. Decorated on both sides. On outside: row of trefoils (H. 0.75 cm), each with one longer lobe touching rim and two shorter lobes beneath it. On inside: continuous series of curves, each attached at ends to adjacent trefoils; curves appear greenish brown when viewed through glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
Category: