Fragment of Windowpane (?)

Object Name: 
Fragment of Windowpane (?)

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Windowpane (?)
Accession Number: 
Overall Dim (max): 3.8 cm
Not on Display
700-799 or later
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Windowpane (?). Transparent pale bluish green; decorated in dull light yellow with suggestion of pink. Blown(?); stained. Fragment of apparently flat glass (Th. 0.2 cm). Original edge is straight, with rounded lip; upper surface is glossy, uneven, and somewhat pitted; lower surface is dull. Decorated on upper surface: just inside lip and parallel to it, one stripe (W. 0.4-0.5 cm); projecting from it is second stripe, perhaps part of arc or semicircle, which curves toward left; at point of origin, this touches third stripe, possibly arc or semicircle curving toward right; area between first and second stripes contains part of leaflike element.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source