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: 
68.1.58-357
Dimensions: 
Overall Dim (max): 5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Dish or Bowl. Almost colorless, with bluish tinge; decorated in pale greenish yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of dish or bowl. Base (D. at least 7 cm) is less than 0.1 cm thick at edge of fragment and 0.3 cm thick at center of vessel; it is slightly concave, but with slight protuberance at center; pontil mark roughly circular (D. 0.7-0.9 cm). Decorated on outside: if ornament was symmetrical, it consisted of cruciform arrangement of four tear-shaped motifs, shown in outline, with rounded ends at center of object and pointed ends toward edge of base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
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