Cane Slice of Maenad

Object Name: 
Cane Slice of Maenad

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Object Name: 
Cane Slice of Maenad
Accession Number: 
95.1.11
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.3 cm, W: 1.4 cm, Th: 0.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
99 BC-99 AD
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Transparent medium gray-blue matrix with opaque white, red, blue, yellow, yellow-green and black glasses; mosaic glass technique. Rectangular shape, 1/2 head, face white, features delineated in blue, brick red and amethyst (black); hair brick red delineated in blue. Green grapes and vine leaves with small fillet, outlined in yellow.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
A12
mark
on end in green
Designs in Miniature: The Story of Mosaic Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1995-06-03 through 1995-10-22
The Corning Museum of Glass (2010) illustrated, p. 65;