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: 4.1 cm; Estimate Rim Diam: about 13 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl. Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge; decorated in brown shading to yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of cylindrical cup or bowl. Rim thickened, with riblike projection on outside, and rounded lip; upper wall (Th. 0.15-0.2 cm) vertical, but beginning to curve down and in at bottom of fragment. Decorated on outside: trace of horizontal stripe on underside of rib and second horizontal stripe below it; stripes form upper border of register containing vegetal ornament with curvilinear stems, tendrils, and leaves.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source