Fragment with Palmette

Object Name: 
Fragment with Palmette

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Palmette
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 5.6 cm, Diam (max): 6.3 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge. Blown; relief-cut. Fragment from wall (TTh. 0.25 cm) of cylindrical bottle decorated in relief (Th. 0.1 cm). Decoration consists of part of palmette on vertical stem flanked on left side by scrolling stem, which terminates in half-palmette, above volute containing full or possibly half-palmette. Beyond this, at left edge of fragment, small part of curvilinear element. Palmette(s) and halfpalmette are hatched. Stems are plain.
el Chaer, Mohamed abd El Rahim, Source
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, pp. 219-220, #367; BIB# 113723