Fragment of Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.145-4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 0.8 cm, Dim (max): 4.8 cm; Estimate Base Diam: 6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bowl. Almost colorless, with green tinge; decorated in brown. Blown; stained. Fragment of bowl. Bottom of wall (Th. 0.1 cm) curves down and in; base plain, with concave underside; pontil mark roughly circular (Max. W. 0.9 cm). Decorated on inside of base: at center, solid circular dot (D. 1.1 cm) surrounded by eight narrow isosceles “triangles” with semicircular bases, also solid, with apexes and bases pointing inward alternately; trace of additional motif (concentric border?) at junction of base and wall.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Source
Category: 
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