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Glass bracelet

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 2nd–4th century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Glass; drawn and tooled
Dimensions:
Diam,: 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.1523
Not on view
Translucent cobalt blue, appearing black.
Circular band; circular in section, thicker at center and tapering towards ends; ends of rod pressed together, one over the other; pontil scar on opposite side of band.
Intact; dulling and iridescent weathering.
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