Fragment of a Shallow Dish

Object Name: 
Fragment of a Shallow Dish

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Object Name: 
Fragment of a Shallow Dish
Accession Number: 
51.1.235-3
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 6.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
99 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Fragment of a Shallow Dish. Translucent green, bluish-green matrix with similar round canes cased with thick opaque yellow glass, all weathered; mosaic glass or millefiori technique. Fragment of a large shallow thick-walled dish with randomly placed canes and a wide wheel-cut or lathe-cut groove on the interior just below rim.
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, #468, pl. 25; BIB# 29547