Fragment with Inscription

Object Name: 
Fragment with Inscription

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Inscription
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.497
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Primary Description: 
Transparent green over colorless. Blown, applied; relief-cut. Fragment. Wall (TTh. 0.2 cm) has convex profile and is decorated with green pad (Th. 0.1 cm), which has been cut away, leaving three Arabic letters or imitations of letters (H. 1.7 cm) in relief. Coldworking of colorless glass is restricted to immediate vicinity of 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. 320, #561; BIB# 113723