Mosaic Cane with Rosette

Object Name: 
Mosaic Cane with Rosette

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Object Name: 
Mosaic Cane with Rosette
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall Diam: 2.6 cm, Th: 4 mm
On Display
99 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Mosaic Cane with Rosette. Opaque orange and opaque medium deep blue glass, dull surface, some pitting, irregularity on back; cast, cut and inlaid. Circular inlay with eight petals carved in upper surface and inlaid with irregular chips of roughly triangular orange glass, a central area is drilled probably for suspension on a wall or furniture surface, upper surface is ground and polished, edges are cut, back is irregular.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source
Designs in Miniature: The Story of Mosaic Glass
Corning Museum of Glass 1995-06-03 through 1995-10-22