Applique

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Object Name: 
Applique
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.192
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 3.4 x 2.9 cm, Th (applique only): 0.3-0.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
600-799
Primary Description: 
Applique with Rooster. Translucent pale greyish-green glass; stamped oval disc in relief with rooster facing right, with crest and long, curling tail feathers; tendrillike foliage hangs from beak. Wall has very small bulb attached to interior.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, p.34, #28; BIB# 88262