Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Not on view
Rim fragment. Translucent honey brown and opaque white. Rounded vertical rim with slight outward lip; side tapering downward. Marbled mosaic pattern formed from sections of a single cane in brown ground with irregular white threads and streaks; on exterior, shallow horizontal ridge below rim and broad vertical rib with tooling indents across top. Polished interior; pitting of surface bubbles on interior; pitting and brilliant iridescent weathering on exterior, rim, and broken edges.
Lightfoot, Christopher S. 2016. "Fragments of Time: Ancient Glass in the Department of Greek and Roman Art." Metropolitan Museum Journal, 51: pp. 35–36, fig. 7.