Fragment of a Plate or Bowl

Object Name: 
Fragment of a Plate or Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of a Plate or Bowl
Accession Number: 
51.1.235-6
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 3.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
99 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Fragment of a Plate or Bowl. Translucent green, bluish-green matrix with similar round canes cased with thick opaque yellow glass, all weathered; mosaic glass or millefiori technique. Body fragment of a plate or bowl preserving two concentric lathe-cut grooves on interior surface.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Former Collection
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 180-181, #470, pl. 25; BIB# 29547