Rim Fragment of Vessel

Object Name: 
Rim Fragment of Vessel

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Object Name: 
Rim Fragment of Vessel
Accession Number: 
81.1.40
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 3 cm, L: 4.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
900-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Canes of opaque white and turbid yellow brown glass; mosaic glass. Shallow hemispherical; fragment preserves rim rounded by reheating, vessel wall bends into a rounded bottom as far as preserved. Alternating rectangular canes of white and brown in a random pattern; fire-polished exterior, dull pitted interior.
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1981-12-29
Category: 
Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period (2001) illustrated, pp. 106-108, 110 (fig. 44h); BIB# 75800
Glass Finds from Fustat: 1972-1980 (1987) illustrated, pp. 69-70, no. 20, fig. 20; BIB# AI19058