Cored Glass Fragment

Object Name: 
Cored Glass Fragment

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Object Name: 
Cored Glass Fragment
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall D: 3.8 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Opaque-translucent blue glass; slight pitting; cored, thread decoration, probably section of lower body on an amphoriskos; narrow zig-zag pattern in white with one yellow thread (for type, see Glass from the Ancient World, 1957, No. 5)
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source