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 H: 3.3 cm; Estimate Rim Diam: about 12 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl. Transparent very pale greenish blue; decorated in reddish brown and brownish yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of cylindrical cup or bowl. Rim thickened and slightly inturned, with rounded lip; wall (Th. 0.1-0.2 cm) almost vertical, but with convex profile. Decorated on outside: roughly horizontal reddish brown line 1.2-1.5 cm below lip; above it, part of open reddish brown circle and two short vertical brownish yellow lines; below it, pair of very roughly horizontal brownish yellow lines and, below these, small parts of motifs outlined in reddish brown and apparently filled with brownish yellow.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source