Fragment of Bowl or Plate

Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl or Plate

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bowl or Plate
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 8.8 cm; Base Diam: 7 cm
Not on Display
75 BCE-75 CE
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Transparent light bluish-aquamarine glass, bubbly with pitted surface; cast and lathe-cut. Fragment preserves base and portions of vessel wall, wall spreads out and up as far as preserved, underside retains a large profiled boss with central dot left in relief; lathe-cut base ring is carefully cut on interior and exterior with concave profiles.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
Content, Derek, Source
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 148, #309, pl. 39; BIB# 29547