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Object Name: 
Fragment
Accession Number: 
68.1.58-312
Dimensions: 
Overall Dim (max): 4.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
900-1099
Primary Description: 
Fragment. Transparent light greenish blue; decorated in deep reddish brown and purplish blue. Blown; stained. Fragment: perhaps cylindrical. Wall (Th. 0.25 cm) straight and perhaps vertical. Decorated on both sides. On outside, outlined in reddish brown: vegetal motifs, possibly joined pair of circles or scrolls, one of which has small open circle at center and tendril on outer side, surmounted by trefoil. Stain has narrow yellow “halos.” On inside: patches of purplish blue (when seen through glass) behind vegetal motifs.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
Category: