Fragment of Dish or Bowl

Object Name: 
Fragment of Dish or Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Dish or Bowl
Accession Number: 
Overall Dim (max): 4.6 cm; Estimate Inner Edge of Rim Diam: probably not less than 14 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Dish or Bowl. Transparent deep blue; decorated in orange yellow, and pink shading to gray. Blown; stained. Fragment of dish or bowl. Rim consists of flange (W. more than 2 cm); it is either horizontal or inclined upward toward lip, which is missing; top of wall (Th. 0.3 cm) curves down and in. Decorated on upper surface of flange and inside of wall. On flange, in orange yellow: small part of solid motif, possibly roughly oval leaf, and curved stem. On wall: at top, horizontal orange-yellow stripe, probably continuous; below it, pink shading to gray spiral, probably part of continuous scroll.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source