Inlay

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Object Name: 
Inlay
Accession Number: 
95.1.50
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 0.5 cm, L: 3.3 cm, Th: 0.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
399 BC-99 AD
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Yellow, opaque (glass); dark gray opaque (stone ?|); yellow element drawn or molded, then cold-worked; gray element sawed and ground; two parts assembled with adhesive. Inlay, rectangular. Yellow rod of semicircular cross-section is attached by pale brown substance to gray bar of rectangular cross-section, latter apparently serving as backing for former.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979
Category: