Fragment of Jar or Bottle Wall

Object Name: 
Fragment of Jar or Bottle Wall

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Jar or Bottle Wall
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 2.5 cm, W: 2.8 cm
Not on Display
1400-1300 BC
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass, bubbly, some chipping with pinprick bubbles, trails of opaque white, opaque yellow and turquoise; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves shoulder and portion of vessel wall from a globular object possibly a krateriskos with trails applied around shoulder area and dragged up into long festoon pattern, subsequently marvered into the surface.
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 72, #78, pl. 8; BIB# 29547