Bracelet

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Object Name: 
Bracelet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
76.1.33
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 9 cm, Th: 1.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
699-600 BC
Primary Description: 
Dark yellow-greenish glass appearing black, dull with pitting and bubbles, opaque yellow glass trails bubbly with some heavier pitting and devitrification; wound on a square copper rod, trail-decorated and tooled. Circular arm band or bracelet, roughly a flattened oval in cross section wound with a yellow trail and dragged along the circumference six times to form a festoon pattern.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sangiorgi, Sergio, Source
1976-12-22
Martinelli, Former Collection
Sangiorgi, Giorgio, Former Collection
Chemical Analyses of Early Glasses (Volume 3) (2012) pp. 274, 683; BIB# 61154
Chemical Analyses of Early Glasses (Volume 1) (1999) pp. 50, 249, 251; BIB# 61154
La Fenice di Sabbia: Storia e Tecnologia del vetro Antico (1995) illustrated, p. 22, 37, fig. 28; BIB# 39935
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 123, #256, pl. 15; BIB# 29547