Fragment of Dish or Bowl

Object Name: 
Fragment of Dish or Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Dish or Bowl
Accession Number: 
68.1.58-350
Dimensions: 
Overall Dim (max): 4.1 cm; Estimate Base Diam: perhaps about 13 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Dish or Bowl. Probably transparent pale greenish blue, with one broken bubble (L. more than 0.6 cm) on inside; decorated in golden brown, orange yellow, and brownish yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of dish or bowl. Bottom of wall (Th. 0.15 cm) curves down and in; base more or less flat. Decorated on both sides. On inside, in golden brown: at junction of wall and floor, concentric stripe, presumably border of roundel occupying entire floor; within border, curvilinear motif and part of element with one straight edge; background is partly filled with brownish yellow; golden brown stain was applied over broken bubble. On outside: patches of orange yellow and brownish yellow.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
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