2 Rosette Elements from Mosaic Glass Shrine

Object Name: 
2 Rosette Elements from Mosaic Glass Shrine

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Object Name: 
2 Rosette Elements from Mosaic Glass Shrine
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.94 G
Dimensions: 
59.1.94 G-1 H: 0.8 cm, W: 0.7 cm, D: 0.3 cm; 59.1.94 G-2 H: 0.4 cm, W: 0.7 cm, D: 0.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
299 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
2 Rosette Elements from Mosaic Glass Shrine. Mosaic glass or millefiori elements. One and one-half elements, roughly square in cross section of a white centered rosette cased with "black" in a diamond-shaped red matrix, the corners filled out with alternating stripes of white and blue.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 218, #626; BIB# 29547
Glass from the Ancient World: The Ray Winfield Smith Collection (1957) illustrated, pp. 69-71, #99; BIB# 27315