Fragment of Rectangular Tray or Platter

Object Name: 
Fragment of Rectangular Tray or Platter

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Rectangular Tray or Platter
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 5.2 cm
Not on Display
25 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Turquoise glass with thick buff weathering crust adhering; cast and polished. Fragment preserves floor and segment of side and handle of a large thick walled rectangular tray, the wall and handle bend out and up from a flat floor, the underside retains a ridge which served as the base.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 152, #322, pl. 39; BIB# 29547