Fragments with Greek Inscription

Object Name: 
Fragments with Greek Inscription

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Object Name: 
Fragments with Greek Inscription
Accession Number: 
Base Diam: about 10 cm; Largest Fragment H: 4.9 cm
Not on Display
about 300-399
Primary Description: 
Very pale yellowish green, transparent glass; blown, inscribed with gold foil. Fragments of wall and base of vessel. Wall curves down and in at bottom; base flat; no pontil mark. Underside of base has roundel with double outline (external Diam: about 10 cm) containing several lines of inscription in Greek capitals, made from unprotected gold foil.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
Glass from the Ancient World
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15