Inlay (part of collar or dress)

Object Name: 
Inlay (part of collar or dress)

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Object Name: 
Inlay (part of collar or dress)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.1.48
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 1.5 cm, L: 2.5 cm, Th: 0.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
399-1 BC
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Opaque deep blue and opaque orange glasses; rods of rectangular cross section placed on edge side by side and fused, resultant plaque, or part of plaque, ground and polished. Inlay: roughly rectangular. Decorated with pattern of seven blue stripes alternating with eight orange ones; stripes are curved, but generally parallel to longer sides of inlay. Sides are ground smooth but not polished. Back has shiny surface in which blue rods are more prominent than orange elements.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979
Inscription: 
F65
mark
on side in green