Fragment of Cup

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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