Gaming piece

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Object Name: 
Gaming piece
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
52.1.13
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5 mm, D: 1.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
99 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Gaming piece. Translucent amethyst and opaque yellow glass, pitted, repolished recently; mosaic glass or millefiori technique. Hemispherical gaming piece with flat bottom made of swirled yellow streamers in an amethyst matrix.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Former Collection