Fragment of Bottle or Flask

Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle or Flask

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle or Flask
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Accession Number: 
Overall H: 2.7 cm, W: 3.8 cm
Not on Display
1290-1225 BCE
Primary Description: 
Translucent amethyst glass, bubbly with much stone, pitted, patches of iridescent brown weathering crust and devitrification on surface, trails of opaque white, opaque yellow and translucent medium blue glass; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves shoulder or lower portion of a vessel wall with irregularly dragged trails subsequently marvered in.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 76, #101, pl. 8; BIB# 29547