Wall Revetment Inlay

Object Name: 
Wall Revetment Inlay

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Object Name: 
Wall Revetment Inlay
Accession Number: 
Overall W: 6.5 cm, D: 6.2 cm, Th: 0.3 cm
Not on Display
25 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Opaque medium blue glass, pitted, thin iridescent weathering film on sides and back, surface repolished recently; cast, cut and engraved. Irregular fragment of a complex inlay panel preserves one straight edge and two complex curves cut along the other sides, at opposite side from straight edge are remains of two engraved lines on upper surface.
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, #711; BIB# 29547