Eye Bead

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Object Name: 
Eye Bead
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.6.555
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.1 cm, Diam: 1.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 399-300 BC
Primary Description: 
Opaque light green glass; coiled. Decorated with eight thinly stratified, slightly convex, compound "eye" motifs in alternating layers of opaque white and olive-green glasses.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Karlbeck, Ovar, Source
1975-05
C. T. Loo, Inc., Former Collection
Category: 
Technique: 
Exhibition of East Asiatic Glass
Venue(s)
Toledo Museum of Art 1948-10-03 through 1948-10-31