8 Mosaic Glass Strips from Mosaic Glass Shrine

Object Name: 
8 Mosaic Glass Strips from Mosaic Glass Shrine

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Object Name: 
8 Mosaic Glass Strips from Mosaic Glass Shrine
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.94 N
Dimensions: 
Longest Strip (59.1.94 N-3) H: 0.3 cm, W: 1.1 cm, D: 0.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
299 BC-99 AD
Primary Description: 
8 Mosaic Glass Strips from Mosaic Glass Shrine. Mosaic glass or millefiori elements. Eight mosaic glass strips, roughly rectangular in cross section preserve an opaque white zig-zag line in a translucent blue matrix or a translucent zig-zag line in an opaque white matrix.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Color: 
Material: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 210, #592 (top row); BIB# 29547