Glass bowl fragment
mid-2nd–early 1st century B.C.
Glass, cast and cut; cast and cut
H.: 2 1/2 x 2 in. (6.4 x 5 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Translucent olive green.Triangular body fragment of thick-walled hemisperical bowl.Two parallel fine horizontal grooves on exterior surface; recessed area on interior at bottom.Broken on all sides, with weathering on two edges; pinprick bubbles; dulling, pitting, and iridescence, with small patches of creamy white weathering.
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