Falcon Amulet

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Object Name: 
Falcon Amulet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
56.1.70
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
699-600 BC
Primary Description: 
Opaque white glass, falcon facing left stands on a long horizontal baseline, baseline runs from tail to a point well in front of the legs, badly weathered surface, flat back; cast.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ross, John G., Source
1956
Technique: 
Material: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 159, #350; BIB# 29547