Layered Tektite

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Object Name: 
Layered Tektite
Accession Number: 
2000.7.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.9 cm, W: 10.1 cm, L: 18.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably about 790,000 years old
Credit Line: 
Gift of Darryl S. Futrell
Primary Description: 
Opaque black with layers of rusty-red orange.
Provenance: 
Futrell, Darryl S., Source
2000-01-30
Inscription: 
FT9
Mark
in silver
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 2000 (2001) illustrated, pp. 4, 5, 15; BIB# AI98331
Science Top Ten illustrated, p. 2;