Finger Ring

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Object Name: 
Finger Ring
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.1.81
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 1.9 cm, Th: 0.5 cm; Bezel W: 0.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-199 or later
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Very pale green transparent glass. Trail drawn out, separated from gather, and bent into ring so that ends met and fused on cooling; area of junction flattened to form bezel. Roughly triangular cross section; flattened oval bezel, which is wider than rest of ring and has slightly raised edges at sides.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 67, 218, #1002; BIB# 58895