A sherd of Roman blue-green glass, ca 1st century AD, set in a silver brooch highlighted with two amethyst gemstones.
Dimensions: Length: 2 1/8 inches (5.4 cm), width: 1 5/8 inches (4.2 cm)
Condition: Crack to glass that does not detract, the brooch is intact and in very good condition overall.
Provenance: Ex. private collection of S.H., Washington state, acquired in Jerusalem in the 1990's.