Mosaic glass fragment
Late Imperial or Late Antique
3rd–4th century A.D.
Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 7/8 in. (4.5 x 4.7 cm)
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
This fragment is a rare example of a Late Roman type of mosaic glass in which slices of mosaic canes were added to an almost colorless, translucent background.
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