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Glass monochrome inlay

Period:
Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian
Date:
1st half of 1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Glass; cast
Dimensions:
Other: 3/4 x 1 13/16 in. (1.9 x 4.5 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.1689
Not on view
Opaque deep turquoise blue.
Flat inlay; two long straight sides with slightly beveled edges, and rounded at ends.
Polished upper side; pitting of surface bubbles on upper side; dulling and creamy weathering on underside and edges.
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