Snake (mosaic glass fragment)

Object Name: 
Snake (mosaic glass fragment)

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Object Name: 
Snake (mosaic glass fragment)
Accession Number: 
59.1.526
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-99
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep amethyst glass appearing opaque, overlaid with canes of opaque white and opaque yellow, bubbly with some pitting, patches of iridescent film; trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves portion of S-curve of body, D-shaped cross section is flattened on underside, upper surface decorated with curved bands of white and yellow.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15