Fragment of Bottle or Jar Wall

Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle or Jar Wall

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Fragment of Bottle or Jar Wall
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3 cm, W: 5.4 cm
Not on Display
1290-1225 BC
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass, bubbly, slightly dull surface with some pitting, trails of opaque white and opaque yellow; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves globular body segment probably near the base of the vessel with trail decoration dragged alternately up and down in a rather careless fashion forming a festoon pattern.
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 74-75, #93, pl. 8; BIB# 29547