Fragment of Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 1.7 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bowl. Colorless or almost colorless; decorated in dark brown. Blown; stained. Fragment of bowl. Lower wall (Th. 0.1 cm) curves down and in, and merges with base, which has convex profile at edge. Decorated on outside: on lower wall, two horizontal lines (W. 0.25 and 0.45 cm), probably continuous, form lower border of presumed frieze; on underside of base, concentric curvilinear motif, possibly vegetal scroll.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source