Bead

Columnar rod and plate mosaic. Floral design in yellow, red and white in an opaque, dark-green matrix.

Historical period(s)
Roman Period, 1st-2nd century
Medium
Glass
Dimensions
H (overall): 1.9 cm (3/4 in)
Geography
Egypt
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1909.817
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Glass, Jewelry and Ornament
Type

Bead

Keywords
Egypt, flower, Roman Period (30 BCE - 395 CE)
Provenance
Provenance research underway.
Description

Columnar rod and plate mosaic. Floral design in yellow, red and white in an opaque, dark-green matrix.

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Egyptian Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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