Star-Shaped Mirror

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Object Name: 
Star-Shaped Mirror
Accession Number: 
70.1.55 C
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 9.8 cm, Th: 1.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly 300-699
Credit Line: 
Gift of Toufic Arakji
Primary Description: 
White plaster disc with glass of uncertain color. Disc with scalloped edge in form of nine-pointed star; flat bottom and flat upper surface recessed at center and inset with thin-walled blown glass fragment to form mirror, D: 3.2 cm., with slightly convex surface.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Arakji, Toufic, Source
1970
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 71, 220, #1010; BIB# 58895