Fragment of Millefiori Bowl

Object Name: 
Fragment of Millefiori Bowl

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Millefiori Bowl
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3 cm, W: 5.8 cm
Not on Display
probably 1399-1300 BCE
possibly 701-899 CE
Primary Description: 
Opaque red, opaque yellow, opaque orange, and opaque green glass, pitted surface; millefiori technique. Fragment preserves rim and side of oval bowl, brick red matrix surrounds cane of roughly cross-shape section, central red dot surrounded by blue-green ring followed by large orange cross outlined with thin opaque yellow line.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
Glass from the Ancient World
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Notes: A Fragment of Bronze Age Mosaic Glass (2012) illustrated, p. 239, fig. 1; BIB# AI92539