Fragment of Cup

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Cup
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 4.3 cm
Not on Display
175-1 BCE
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Turquoise glass, bubbly with thick buff iridescent weathering crust flaking off; cast and lathe-cut. Ground rim, below rim on exterior are two lathe-cut grooves, wall tapers down and in as far as preserved.
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, pp. 138-139, #284, pl. 38; BIB# 29547