Hieroglyph of a Double Feather from Mosaic Glass Shrine

Object Name: 
Hieroglyph of a Double Feather from Mosaic Glass Shrine

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Object Name: 
Hieroglyph of a Double Feather from Mosaic Glass Shrine
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.94 P
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.9 cm, W: 1.2 cm, D: 0.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
299 BC-99 AD
Primary Description: 
Hieroglyph of a Double Feather from Mosaic Glass Shrine. Mosaic glass or millefiori elements. The hieroglyph of a double feather cast in alternating bands of translucent blue and opaque white and subsequently cut and polished.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Color: 
Material: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 210-211, #594 (top row, center); BIB# 29547