Fragment of Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl
Accession Number: 
68.1.58-165
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.9 cm; Estimate Rim Diam: about 13 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
900-1099
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bowl. Almost colorless, with greenish blue tinge; decorated in brownish yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of bowl perhaps shaped like truncated cone. Rim tubular, made by folding out and down; top of wall (Th. 0.1 cm) tapers, with slightly convex profile. Decorated on outside: 1.4 cm below lip, horizontal band (W. 0.35-0.4 cm), below which is register with traces of unidentified ornament. Brownish yellow stain has narrow reddish borders.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
Category: 
Material: