Fragment of Jar or Bottle

Object Name: 
Fragment of Jar or Bottle

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Jar or Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 2.2 cm, W: 2.1 cm
Not on Display
1400-1360 BC
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass, bubbly, dull surface, trails of opaque white, opaque yellow and turquoise; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves small portion of neck, slightly rounded shoulder with upper sections of festoon decoration as well as evidence of trail decoration on neck, end of festoon is depressed where the point of the tool has been pulled out from vessel body after dragging the trails up to the shoulder, trails appear to have been marvered.
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 70, #62, pl. 7; BIB# 29547