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Object Name: 
Fragment
Accession Number: 
68.1.58-284
Dimensions: 
Overall H: about 3.8 cm; Estimate Diam (max): about 11 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Probably transparent pale greenish blue; decorated in dark and light brown. Blown; stained. Fragment, evidently from cylindrical vessel with vertical wall (Th. 0.2 cm). Decorated on both sides. On outside, in dark brown: straight line, perhaps horizontal, with transverse stripe above and curvilinear motif below it; some stain has narrow yellowish halos, and it has imparted pale mauve tinge to adjacent surface. On inside: light brown patches, with narrow light blue halos.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
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