Miniature Column

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Object Name: 
Miniature Column
Accession Number: 
93.1.3
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.2 cm, W: 3.5 cm, Th: 1.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1300-1499
Primary Description: 
Almost opaque turquoise blue glass; cast in open mold. Miniature column, with capital and base; outer surfaces molded in relief, backside flat. Capital has rectangular block, with height approximately one-half of width, below, which it tapers, then expands into rounded molding; column plain, with semi-circular cross-section; base closely resembles capital, but is inverted. Backside has deep striations made when glass was ladled or poured into mold.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sheppard and Cooper, Ltd., Source
1993-06-24
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