Fragment of Goblet or Large Vessel

Object Name: 
Fragment of Goblet or Large Vessel

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Goblet or Large Vessel
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Accession Number: 
Overall: L 6.5 cm, W 3.5 cm
Not on Display
1410-1400 BC
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass appearing opaque, dull surface with light brown weathering product, trails of opaque yellow, opaque white and turquoise glass; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves strange segment of what must be the rim of a conical cup or possibly the base of a large vessel. If a rim, it is a thick rounded rim bent out from the substantially thickened wall, near the lower portion sets of trails are dragged downward into a long festoon decoration.
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 67, #46, pl. 7; BIB# 29547