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: 
51.1.223
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1350-1225 BC
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Jar or Krateriskos. Thick translucent amethyst glass with trails of opaque white and opaque light blue, dull surface with thin brown weathering product adhering; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves thick wide ledge rim which bends in sharply and down to form a wide cylindrical neck, trails of white and opaque light blue are applied on surface and dragged in a random fashion forming a kind of marbleized texture, subsequently marvered in.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J., Former Collection
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 67, #44, pl. 7; BIB# 29547
Die Glasgefasse im alten Agypten (1968) p. 126, pl. 22.26, #26; BIB# 25458