Fragment of Ribbon Glass

Object Name: 
Fragment of Ribbon Glass

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Ribbon Glass
Accession Number: 
76.1.110
Location: 
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Canes of opaque deep blue, brick red, white, amber, yellow, colorless cane with opaque white spiral surrounded by amber twist, some milky-white iridescent film and pitting on exterior and interior; mosaic or ribbon glass technique. Straight-sided wall of fragment bends into rounded convex profile. Band pattern is a series of ribbons roughly parallel to each other and separated by a thin colorless band, yellow, deep blue, brick red, colorless cane with opaque white spiral surrounded by amber twist, white, amber, yellow, deep blue amber, deep blue, yellow, amber; rim is finished with a colorless cane with a double twist of yellow.
Department: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 200, #542, pl. 30; BIB# 29547