Mosaic Glass Bead

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Object Name: 
Mosaic Glass Bead
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.1.152-5
Dimensions: 
Overall D: 1.3-1.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
299 BC-99 AD
Primary Description: 
Bluish-green glass with black and white criss-cross or yellow and black criss-cross respectively, heavily weathered eyes, apparently yellow and black.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kouchakji, Fahim, Source
1954-07-01
Category: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 269, #807; BIB# 29547