Fragment of Jar or Pitcher

Object Name: 
Fragment of Jar or Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Jar or Pitcher
Accession Number: 
Overall H: about 2.8 cm; Estimate Bottom of Neck Diam: about 11 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Jar or Pitcher. Transparent pale greenish blue; decorated in yellowish brown. Blown; stained. Fragment of jar or pitcher. Bottom of neck is vertical or almost vertical; top of shoulder (Th. 0.15 cm) is straight and sloping. Decorated on outside: at bottom of neck, horizontal stripe (W. 0.3 cm) below trace of indeterminate motif; on shoulder, parts of two curved lines, perhaps from running scroll, and several dots.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source