Fragment of Bottle

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle
Accession Number: 
74.1.71
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
25 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep royal blue, opaque white glasses; blown, cased and carved (cameo technique). Miniature bottle with narrow neck and rounded shoulder; on shoulder, two opaque white vine leaves with traces of stalks carved in relief on plain blue background.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1974-12-12
Category: 
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15