Fragment with Fish and Gourd Vine

Object Name: 
Fragment with Fish and Gourd Vine

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Object Name: 
Fragment with Fish and Gourd Vine
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
66.1.205
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.2 cm, W: 2.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
300-399
Primary Description: 
Colorless, translucent blue glasses; gold sandwich. Oval disc; gold leaf roundel applied to underside of colorless glass and covered with translucent blue glass. Roundel consists of irregular circular border containing fish facing right beneath gourd-vine with seven gourds.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sangiorgi, Giorgio (Italian, 1886-1965), Former Collection
Sangiorgi, Sergio (Italian), Source
1966
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
A Catalogue of the Late Antique Gold Glass in the British Museum (2015) illustrated, p. 100;