Mosaic glass inlay
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
3rd to 1st century B.C.
Overall (b): 2.7 x 0.3 x 2.2 cm (1 1/16 x 1/8 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of mosaic glass inlay depicting the hindquarters of a lion’s body with vegetation on a blue background to the right.
By 1977:John J. Slocum, Newport, RI; given to the MFA by Mr. Slocum December 1, 1977.
Gift of John J. Slocum