Fragment of Ribbon Glass

Object Name: 
Fragment of Ribbon Glass

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Ribbon Glass
Accession Number: 
76.1.115
Location: 
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Canes of translucent blue, colorless with yellow double twist; opaque deep blue, yellow, red; blue square with white dots some slight pitting on exterior and interior; mosaic or ribbon glass technique, lathe-grinding on interior. Fragment is rim and convex wall section of vessel. Design consists of predominately translucent blue with a large blue square with white dots, pieces of opaque deep blue and yellow and red ribbon in random fashion; rim is finished with a cane of colorless with yellow double twist.
Department: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 202, #551, pl. 30; BIB# 29547