Glass astragalus (knucklebone), ca. 225 B.C–A.D. 75

- Image ID: KC6W2H
Glass astragalus (knucklebone), ca. 225 B.C–A.D. 75
Artokoloro Quint Lox Limited / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: KC6W2H
Glass astragalus (knucklebone), Hellenistic or Early Imperial, ca. 225 B.C–A.D. 75, Greek or Roman, Glass; cast in a two-part mold, H.: 5/8 in. (1.6 cm), Glass, Colorless with pale blue green tinge. Shaped like the knucklebone of a sheep or goat. Solid; mold seam barely visible at one end. Intact; pinprick bubbles; dulling, severe pitting, and patches of iridescent weathering