Millefiori Fragment

Object Name: 
Millefiori Fragment

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Object Name: 
Millefiori Fragment
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.427
Dimensions: 
Overall D: 4.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly 700-999 or possibly earlier
Primary Description: 
Section of probably a shallow bowl; opaque brick red glass; surface slightly dull and discolored through weathering; millefiori glass; object is part of rim and upper body of a rather shallow bowl with out-turned horizontal rim (ground); the millefiori elements consist of irregular motifs, with red centers surrounded by bluish-green, orange, and yellow glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15