Fragment of Cup

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup
Accession Number: 
51.1.117 A
Overall H: 2.5 cm; Rim Diam (est): 8 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Cup: cylindrical. Rim plain, with rounded lip; upper wall vertical. Exterior of wall has at least one horizontal band of scratched ornament, bordered by single horizontal scratched line at top and at bottom, and with additional scratched line above it. Band contains uneven row of isosceles triangles, bases of which are contiguous and are filled with vertical hatching; triangular spaces between each pair of hatched triangles are plain.
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Former Collection
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, pp. 24-25, #21; BIB# 113723
Glasswares in Famen Temple (1992) illustrated, p. 257, no. 6356; Pl. 2, no. 9 (top right); BIB# AI31213