Fragment of Lentoid Flask

Object Name: 
Fragment of Lentoid Flask

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Lentoid Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
58.1.14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.5 cm, W: 2.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1400-1360 BC
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass appearing opaque, light brown patches of weathering product on an otherwise unweathered surface with opaque yellow, opaque white and turquoise trails; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves two sides of a large vessel decorated with alternating trails of yellow, white and turquoise dragged up and down in a festoon pattern and marvered into the surface.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Blumka, Leopold, Source
1958-06-05
Inscription: 
21.41.305
label
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 67, #43, pl. 7; BIB# 29547