Fragment of Vessel

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Vessel
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Overall H: 3.2 cm, W: 1.8 cm
Not on Display
1400-1300 BCE
Primary Description: 
Translucent turquoise glass, bubbly with thin brown iridescent crust on surface, trails of opaque white and opaque yellow; core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Fragment preserves relatively straight-sided vessel wall with portion of alternating trails of yellow and white dragged both up and down in a festoon pattern, subsequently marvered into the surface.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 75, #95, pl. 8; BIB# 29547