Wall Revetment Inlay

Object Name: 
Wall Revetment Inlay

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Object Name: 
Wall Revetment Inlay
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3.2 cm, W: 1.5 cm, Th: 0.2 cm
Not on Display
25 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Opaque light blue glass, white stone and blue streamers, thick light brown weathering crust on sides and back; cast, cut and repolished recently. Inlay elements in the shape of a long flame-like leaf with five pointed tips in the base of the leaf bending down and to the right.
Sangiorgi, Giorgio (Italian, 1886-1965), Former Collection
Sangiorgi, Sergio (Italian), Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 245, #713; BIB# 29547