The vase was broken and repaired prior to acquisition. The original foot is lost. A restored foot was removed in 1942. The vase is clear transparent glass with a slight yellow green tint. It appear white due to deterioration and weathering during burial. The snake thread decoration is done in opaque yellow and transparent turquoise glass. The upper portion of the threads has been impressed with a ridged tool. No treatment was required at this time.
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- 3000 Years of Glass: Treasures from The Walters Art Gallery. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1982.