Cored Glass Fragment

Object Name: 
Cored Glass Fragment

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Object Name: 
Cored Glass Fragment
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.11
Dimensions: 
Overall D: 3.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1700-1899
Primary Description: 
Opaque-translucent blue glass; slight pitting; cored, thread decoration, probably section of lower body on an amphoriskos; narrow zig-zag pattern in white with one yellow thread (for type, see Glass from the Ancient World, 1957, No. 5)
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27