Dish

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Object Name: 
Dish
Accession Number: 
59.1.567-1
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 7.9 cm; Base Diam: 11 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
75 BC-175 AD
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass, thin iridescent film with some pitting; probably cast, lathe-cut and polished. Fragment preserves flat base with short ring foot, triangular in cross section, ground flat on underside; floor of vessel retains a relief-cut ridge, ca. 2 cm. diameter which frames a central relief-cut dot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 148, #310, pl. 39; BIB# 29547