Fragment with Inscription

Object Name: 
Fragment with Inscription

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Inscription
Accession Number: 
68.1.59-52
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam (max): 3.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with yellowish tint and few minute bubbles. Blown and relief-cut. Fragment from wall of vessel with relief-cut decoration on outside: one complete and one fragmentary letter of Kufic inscription below presumably horizontal rib. Letters are hatched and rather roughly notched; rib is notched.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1968
Category: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
Inscription
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, p. 267, #464; BIB# 113723