Wall Revetment Panel

Object Name: 
Wall Revetment Panel

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Object Name: 
Wall Revetment Panel
Accession Number: 
66.1.101
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 8.8 cm, D: 5.5 cm, Th: 0.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
25 BC-99 AD
Primary Description: 
Opaque brick-red glass with "veins" of opaque orange, pitted, heavily weathered and broken on edges, repolished recently on one face; mosaic glass or millefiori technique, probably scored and cut. Fragment preserves two finished edges of a large revetment panel probably imitating an exotic porphyry.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sangiorgi, Sergio, Source
1966
Sangiorgi, Giorgio, Former Collection
Category: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 251, #740, pl. 34; BIB# 29547