Inlay Bar (eye motif)

Object Name: 
Inlay Bar (eye motif)

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Object Name: 
Inlay Bar (eye motif)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.522
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 1.9 cm, D: 0.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
299-1 BC
Primary Description: 
Opaque white and transparent deep blue glass, bubbly, pitted with dull surface and some brown incrustation; mosaic or millefiori glass technique. Section of a bar preserving the eyeliner, pupil, and eyebrow in an opaque white matrix of roughly rectangular form.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Fallini, Source
1959
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 227, #660; BIB# 29547