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Five inlays with stars

a: Rectangular inlay of blue glass with star in white and red b: Square inlay of blue glass with star in white and yellow c: Square inlay of blue glass with star in white and yellow d: Rectangular inlay of blue glass with star in white and yellow e: Rectangular inlay of blue glass with frieze of...

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Provenance

By 1977: John J. Slocum, Newport, RI; given to the MFA by Mr. Slocum December 1, 1977. (Accession Date: December 1, 1977)

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Slocum

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 3rd to 1st century B.C.

Accession Number

1977.855a-e

Medium or Technique

Mosaic glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture