Eyeliner Inlay

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Object Name: 
Eyeliner Inlay
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
72.1.17
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.9 cm, W: 4.6 cm, Th: 1.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
699-1 BC
Primary Description: 
Opaque medium blue glass, dull surface, somewhat pitted; cast, fused, retouched by cutting. Element forming a left eyeliner for a mummy case, outer decorative horizontal line broken away.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1972-12-22
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1972-12-22
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 172, #455; BIB# 29547