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Glass bracelet

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 2nd–4th century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
Diam.: 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Anna Palmer Draper, 1914
Accession Number:
15.43.193
Not on view
Translucent deep blue green.
Continuous circular band; semicircular in section with flat inner side.
Intact; elongated bubbles; dulling, pitting, brilliant iridescent weathering.
Said to be from near Emesa (modern Homs), Syria

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