Mosaic Cane with Rosette

Object Name: 
Mosaic Cane with Rosette

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Object Name: 
Mosaic Cane with Rosette
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
52.1.26 B
Overall Diam: 2.5 cm, Th: .5 cm
On Display
99 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Mosaic Cane with Rosette. Translucent deep amethyst appearing "black" and opaque white glass, dull surface with some pitting; cast, cut and inlaid. Roughly circular tile with beveled edge, rosette pattern cut in upper surface with regular white petals inlaid with a light brown resin-like material.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source
Designs in Miniature: The Story of Mosaic Glass
Corning Museum of Glass 1995-06-03 through 1995-10-22