Mosaic Glass Strip from Mosaic Glass Shrine

Object Name: 
Mosaic Glass Strip from Mosaic Glass Shrine

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Object Name: 
Mosaic Glass Strip from Mosaic Glass Shrine
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.94 L
Overall H: 0.5 cm, W: 0.5 cm, D: 0.2 cm
Not on Display
299 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Mosaic Glass Strip from Mosaic Glass Shrine. Mosaic glass or millefiori elements. Mosaic glass strip, roughly square preserving an alternating band of translucent blue and opaque white repeated two times above a band of opaque white wave or spiral decoration in a blue matrix.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 210, #590 (top right); BIB# 29547