Inlay (leg from figure)

Object Name: 
Inlay (leg from figure)

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Object Name: 
Inlay (leg from figure)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.1.68
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.9 cm, W: 3.8 cm, Th: 1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
399-1 BC
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Deep blue, opaque glass; cast, cut, ground, and polished. Inlay, with front in low relief, and sides and back plain. Lower part of human leg and foot shown in profile to left. Knee is bent and, if foot was intended to stand on ground line, leg is thrust slightly forward; visible surfaces polished, and toes indicated by short transverse cuts. Sides are ground smooth but not polished. Back has uneven surface, with no trace of cold working and mold material (?) in fissure.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979
Inscription: 
A31
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on back at knee in green