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: 
68.1.58-227
Dimensions: 
Overall Dim (max): 3 cm; Estimate Base Diam: perhaps about 18 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Dish or Bowl. Translucent deep blue; decorated in orange yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of dish or bowl. Bottom of wall (Th. 0.3 cm) tapers and curves in at bottom; edge of base is flat. Decorated on both sides. On inside: lower wall has horizontal stripe (W. 0.9 cm) punctuated by indeterminate unpainted motif; below this, at junction of wall and floor, second horizontal stripe (W. 0.7 cm), which has unpainted border at top and bottom, joined at frequent intervals by perpendicular unpainted lines; at edge of floor, part of concentric band(?) of color.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
Category: