Fragment of a Floral Plaque

Object Name: 
Fragment of a Floral Plaque

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Object Name: 
Fragment of a Floral Plaque
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.232 N
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.2 cm, W: 2.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly 99-75 BC
Primary Description: 
Fragment of a Floral Plaque. Translucent greyish medium blue matrix with assorted canes of opaque red, opaque yellow, opaque white, translucent green, translucent yellow-green and translucent pale amethyst glass; mosaic glass or millefiori technique. Irregular fragment preserves one rounded and finished edge, backed with rectangles of turbid green, yellow-green and yellow glass, design relates to 51.1.232 H and J, namely large yellow, white and red heart-shaped flowers alternating with green and yellow leaves, a portion of a small white petaled flower preserved below.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J., Former Collection
Panel Show II
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1958 through 1958