Possibly Fragment of Cup with Inscription

Object Name: 
Possibly Fragment of Cup with Inscription

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Object Name: 
Possibly Fragment of Cup with Inscription
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.499
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.5 cm, W: 4.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Possibly Fragment of Cup with Inscription. Transparent light green over colorless; both with bubbles. Blown, cased; relief-cut. Fragment of cup(?). Wall (TTh. 0.3 cm) vertical, with relief decoration (Th. 0.1 cm) in green on colorless background: part of one horizontal line of illegible Kufic inscription.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Inscription: 
Inscription
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 318, #559; BIB# 113723