Glass gold-band mosaic bowl fragment


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Body fragment.
Translucent blue, turquoise blue and yellow appearing green, opaque white, and colorless enclosing gold leaf.
Convex curving side.
Gold-band mosaic pattern formed from sections of layered canes in bands of blue, colorless glass with gold leaf, blue, white, and turquoise blue and yellow.
Pinprick bubbles; polished exterior; slight pitting of surface bubbles on exterior; dulling and creamy weathering on interior and edges.

Glass gold-band mosaic bowl fragment, Glass, Roman

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