Inlay

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Object Name: 
Inlay
Accession Number: 
64.1.216-9
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1 cm, W: 1.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
25 BCE-99 CE
Credit Line: 
Bequest of the Estate of George S. McKearin
Primary Description: 
Inlay. Nearly circular fragment that is half white and half blue, blue portion has small oblong shape consisting of yellow, red, and dark purple. Mosaic glass or millefiori technique.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1964-09-09
Category: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 209-210, #589; BIB# 29547