Inlay

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Object Name: 
Inlay
Accession Number: 
52.1.15
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 4 mm, Th: 3 mm, L: 6 mm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
99 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Inlay. Canes of opaque yellow, opaque white, opaque red and translucent deep blue glass, dull, one face repolished recently; mosaic glass or millefiori technique. Roughly rectangular fragment preserves half of a four-petal rosette with a yellow round center and oval blue leaves cased in white in a square red matrix.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
"Rosette"
Provenance: 
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source
1952-02-04
Mansoor, M. A., Former Collection