Possibly Fragment of Pitcher

Object Name: 
Possibly Fragment of Pitcher

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Object Name: 
Possibly Fragment of Pitcher
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3.3 cm, D (est): 6 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Possibly Fragment of Pitcher. Colorless, with few very small bubbles. Blown, applied, and relief-cut. Fragment of pitcher (?). Rim plain, with rounded lip and shallow bevel on inside; neck straight and narrower near bottom than at top; projecting element immediately below rim appears to be remains of handle. Neck decorated in relief; to right of projection, horizontal rib which approaches projection, then turns and descends vertically before curving down and toward left.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass Volume One (2010) illustrated, pp. 237-238, #393; BIB# 113723