Fragment of Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl
Accession Number: 
66.1.84
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.4 cm, W: 2.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
99 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Opaque light greenish blue glass; pitted with patches of thin iridescent film on back and edges; probably blown, applied millefiori elements. Fragment preserves section of curved vessel wall, on exterior an ovoid millefiori element, heavily weathered, surrounded by a garland of yellow, green, and red floral elements.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sangiorgi, Sergio (Italian), Source
1966
Sangiorgi, Giorgio (Italian, 1886-1965), Former Collection
Category: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 195, #529, pl. 29; BIB# 29547