Fragment of Jar or Krateriskos

Object Name: 
Fragment of Jar or Krateriskos

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Jar or Krateriskos
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.219
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1400-1360 BC
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Jar or Krateriskos. Translucent deep blue glass with opaque white and yellow trail decoration, dull surface, light brown weathering crust adhering; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves thickened rounded rim and rather narrow long, cylindrical neck decorated with alternating trails of white and yellow dragged upward in a regular festoon pattern, the rim subsequently tooled and thickened so that it preserves this decoration as well, single wavy white trail decorates the upper portion of the rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J., Former Collection
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 68, #51, pl. 7; BIB# 29547