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Inlay

a: Square inlay of blue glass with 4 1/2 rows of scales in white and yellow. b: Square inlay of blue glass with 4 rows of scales in white and red. c: Square inlay of blue glass with 4 rows of scales in white and red.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Slocum

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

Accession Number

1977.856a

Medium or Technique

glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments