Fragment of Bottle

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.125
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Colorless. Blown; linear- and slant-cut. Fragment of bottle. Lower wall straight and tapered. Decorated with band of ornament bordered at bottom by two closely spaced horizontal grooves. Surviving decoration consists of slant-cut oval motif filled with linear-cut transverse hatching and framed above and below by slant-cut crescents that extend at either side and terminate in volutes.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, pp. 126-127, #205; BIB# 113723