Rod with Spiral Decoration

Object Name: 
Rod with Spiral Decoration

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Object Name: 
Rod with Spiral Decoration
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 17.1 cm, Diam (max): 1.3 cm; Wall Th: 0.3 cm
On Display
about 1250 BCE
Primary Description: 
Rod with Spiral Decoration. Opaque white and dark purple glass with buff colored weathering; trailed, marvered. Long almost cylindrical rod with thick wall formed around a central hole 5 mm diameter; one end appears to retain a ground flat surface.
Mazda, Abbas, Source
Ancient Glass = Koda-i garasu (2001) illustrated, p. 9, fig. 6; BIB# 71423
La Fenice di Sabbia: Storia e Tecnologia del vetro Antico (1995) illustrated, p. 16, fig. 17; BIB# 39935
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 48-49, #5; BIB# 29547