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Object Name: 
Fragment
Accession Number: 
68.1.58-278
Dimensions: 
Overall Dim (max): 2.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Transparent greenish blue; decorated in brown. Blown; stained. Fragment: form uncertain. Lower wall (Th. 0.15-0.25 cm) tapers, perhaps at angle of about 45 degrees, before curving in at bottom; edge of base is flat. Decorated on inside: horizontal line at junction of wall and floor probably forms concentric border between ornament on wall and in roundel on floor. On wall: pair of vertical lines on right side of fragment, with one more or less vertical line on left side, and with small comma-like line between them; if register contained only repetitions of these motifs, small commas occupied spaces between pairs of vertical lines. On floor: unidentified linear decoration.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
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