Fragment with Animal

Object Name: 
Fragment with Animal

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Animal
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Accession Number: 
Overall Diam (max): 10.4 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge; few small bubbles. Blown; relief-cut. Fragment of bowl. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall tapers and is almost straight; base apparently plain. Wall has relief-cut frieze with upper and lower borders each consisting of one continuous horizontal rib. Surviving part of frieze has head, most of body, and hindquarters of relief-cut hare in profile, facing left. Animal has eye represented by countersunk dot, large and pointed ear, body shown in outline, hind leg extended backward, and curly tail. Ear has incised median line and hatching like veins of leaf; outlines of body and tail are notched.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
Corning Museum of Glass 2004-11-18 through 2005-04-24
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2007-03-19 through 2007-08-25
Glass from the Ancient World
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, pp. 178-179, #298; BIB# 113723
Islamic Relief Cut Glass: A Suggested Chronology (1961) illustrated, pp. 16-17, fig. 14; p. 28; BIB# AI57387