Tazza

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Object Name: 
Tazza
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
57.3.7
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.4 cm; Rim Diam: 27.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1500-1599
Primary Description: 
Tazza. Colorless, with greenish yellow tinge. Blown, mold-blown; applied. Wide bowl (with pontil mark) curving to shoulder, then curving back slightly to wide, short cylindrical part with outfolded rim; spreading mold-blown (12 vertical ribs) foot has applied broad thread of deep blue glass. Second gather applied to base of bowl and mold-blown (12 ribs swirling to left). Two blue threads applied to upper part of bowl and to edge of rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Blumka Gallery, Source
Islam and the Medieval West
Venue(s)
University Art Museum, Binghamton 1975 through 1975
Three Great Centuries of Venetian Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
 
Islam and the Medieval West (1975) no. G26; BIB# 18974
Three Great Centuries of Venetian Glass (1958) pp. 58-59, #45; BIB# 63296