Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Not on view
Body fragment. Translucent deep purple appearing black, cobalt blue, and opaque white. Outsplayed neck; slightly curving side tapering downward. Ribbon mosaic pattern formed from sections of a single cane in purple ground with irregular wavy white and blue threads in parallel horizontal lines; on exterior, three vertical shallow ribs, fairly widely spaced, with flattened tops and rounded outer edges. Polished interior; pitting of surface bubbles and cracks on interior; dulling and patches of creamy iridescent weathering on exterior and jagged edges.