Applique

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Applique
Accession Number: 
59.1.164
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 3.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-199
Primary Description: 
Transparent light green glass; mold-pressed. Circular applique attached to wall of vessel; female head with hair bound in fillet, above which are two horn-like bosses, in prominent relief. Above boss on right side, trace of handle.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) pp. 229-230, pl. 803; BIB# 58895