cage cup The Milan cage cup, 4th century (detail), Museo Archeologico di Milano

cage cup

“A vessel decorated by undercutting so that the surface decoration stands free of the body of the glass, supported by struts. The vessel appears, therefore, to be enclosed in an openwork cage.”

– Glasstopia Glossary

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