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Fragment of a fish plaque

Red glass head of a fish with white teeth, translucent green scales and eye in white and yellow

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, Greco-Roman Period, 2nd century B.C. to 1st century A.D., possibly later

Accession Number

1977.859a

Medium or Technique

Mosaic glass

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The Ancient World

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Architectural elements