Fragment of Cup

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access. A new version will be available later in 2023. During this transition period, the current version of the Collections Browser may have reduced functionality and data may be not be updated. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. For any questions or concerns, please contact us.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 2.9 cm; Estimate Rim Diam: about 11 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Cup. Transparent pale greenish blue; decorated in orange yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of cylindrical cup. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall (Th. 0.15 cm) roughly vertical, but with convex profile; edge of base flat. Decorated on inside: on wall, band of solid pear-shaped motifs, of which two incomplete examples survive; on floor, parts of unidentified ornament.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source