Applique

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Object Name: 
Applique
Accession Number: 
59.1.165
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.9 cm, W: 2.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-199
Primary Description: 
Opaque light blue glass applique on colorless glass vessel; mold-pressed. Applique medallion attached to side of vessel; head of Medusa, with three snakes on either side. Scar on top of head shows that medallion was applied immediately below handle, which was colorless.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15