Ancient Art

Calix Cup with fluted bowl and stand with conical navel

13th Century A.D. (?)

Transparent pale yellow nearly colorless glass

D: 3 3/4 in H: 2 1/8 in
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.261
Culture: 
Eastern Mediterranean
Period: 
Islamic
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Gustavus A. Eisen, Glass: Its Origin, History, Chronology, Technic and Classification to the Sixteenth Century, 2 vols. (New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1927), vol. 2, p. 691, fig. 277.

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