Fragment of Cup

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3.9 cm; Wall Diam (est): 9 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Cup (?). Wall descends vertically. Exterior has scratch-engraved ornament: horizontal band with single border line above and below; surviving part of band contains diamond-shaped panel with double outlines, inside which are four circles filled with vertical hatching; triangular areas between edges of diamond and border lines also have vertical hatching.
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Former Collection
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 28, #29; BIB# 113723
Chemical Analyses of Early Glasses (Volume 1) (1999) pp. 96, 249; BIB# 61154
Glasswares in Famen Temple (1992) p. 257, no. 6354; Pl. 2, no. 9 (top left); BIB# AI31213