Fragment of a Wall Revetment

Object Name: 
Fragment of a Wall Revetment

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Object Name: 
Fragment of a Wall Revetment
Accession Number: 
51.1.235-10
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 2.5 cm, L: 1.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
99 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Fragment of a Wall Revetment. Translucent green, bluish-green matrix with similar round canes cased with thick opaque yellow glass, all weathered; mosaic glass or millefiori technique. Rectangular piece of wall revetment possibly chipped and reworked on all sides to fit into a repair.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Former Collection
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 249, #729. pl. 34; BIB# 29547