Fragment of Bottle or Jar Wall

Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle or Jar Wall

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle or Jar Wall
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.15
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3 cm, W: 5.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1290-1225 BC
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass, bubbly, slightly dull surface with some pitting, trails of opaque white and opaque yellow; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves globular body segment probably near the base of the vessel with trail decoration dragged alternately up and down in a rather careless fashion forming a festoon pattern.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 74-75, #93, pl. 8; BIB# 29547