Miniature Table

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Object Name: 
Miniature Table
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
66.1.211
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.8 cm; Tabletop W: 10.3 cm, D: 6.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
75 BC-99 AD
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, bubbly with thin light brown and somewhat iridescent weathering crust spalling away from surface; cast, cut and polished. Rectangular tabletop with rounded edges, forelegs in the shape of stylized animal paws.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sangiorgi, Sergio, Source
1966
Sangiorgi, Giorgio, Former Collection
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 152-153, #326; BIB# 29547