Fragment of Cup

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm, Rim Diam (estimate): 5.5 cm
Not on Display
about 900-1099
Primary Description: 
Transparent light bluish green glass; blown, linear-cut. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall (Th. 0.1-0.3 cm) vertical, curving in at bottom; base perhaps concave. Decorated with horizontal band (H. 3.1 cm) bordered at top and bottom by horizontal groove. Band contains two rows of contiguous arcs; one row descends from upper border and other row projects upward from lower border. In each space between upper and lower rows, group of three transverse cuts.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 105, #164; BIB# 113723