Glass mosaic fragment
- Late Imperial
- 3rd–4th century A.D.
- Glass; cast
- Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 7/8 in. (4.5 x 4.7 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
This fragment is a rare example of a Late Roman type of mosaic glass in which slices of mosaic canes were added to an almost colorless, translucent background.