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 Dim (max): 2.8 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Cup or Bowl. Colorless; decorated in pale bluish gray, brownish yellow, and dull red. Blown; stained. Fragment of perhaps hemispherical cup or bowl. Lower wall (Th. 0.1-0.2 cm) curves down and in. Decorated on both sides. On outside: part of lobed cartouche outlined in pale bluish gray; it contains plant with straight stem and two pairs of leaves, all in pale bluish gray; above each leaf, short brownish yellow line, with additional line beneath lower leaf on right; outside and to right of cartouche, part of second plant. On inside: behind top of stem and leaves, dull red patches.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source