Rod

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Object Name: 
Rod
Accession Number: 
51.1.226
Dimensions: 
Overall L (surviving): 6.5 cm, Diam: 1.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1200-1299
Primary Description: 
Rod. Opaque deep purple (appearing black in reflected light); at least two large bubbles; opaque white trail. Drawn; applied, dragged, marvered. Rod: solid; cylindrical, with rounded tip. Decorated with single white trail dropped onto tip and wound spirally around entire surviving part in 11 revolutions; trail was marvered and dragged upward from tip to form four contiguous festoons.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J., Source
1951-07-30
Category: