Vessel Wall Fragment

Object Name: 
Vessel Wall Fragment

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Object Name: 
Vessel Wall Fragment
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.1.213
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 3.3 cm, L: 3.5. cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1599-1400 BC
Primary Description: 
Vessel Wall Fragment. Translucent turquoise glass, dull pitted surface with usage scratches, some white weathering product, trails of deep blue, opaque white and opaque yellow; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves inward tapering vessel wall with wide festoon pattern of alternating blue, white and yellow trails dragged one direction and marvered in.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tano, Phocion J., Former Collection
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 73, #86, pl. 8; BIB# 29547