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Glass fragment with painted and gilded decoration

Period:
Late Imperial
Date:
4th century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Glass, gold
Dimensions:
Overall: 5/8 x 7/8 x 1/16 in. (1.6 x 2.2 x 0.2 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.235.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 302
Painted glass fragment with gilded decoration.
Said to be from Ain et Turba, Khargeh Oasis, Egypt

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