Heart-shaped Amulet

Object Name: 
Heart-shaped Amulet

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Object Name: 
Heart-shaped Amulet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.93 G
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
600-201 BC
Primary Description: 
Opaque deep blue glass, bubbly, brown weathering crust on surface; mold-pressed, retouched by cutting. Amulet in the shape of a hieroglyph for heart, upper surface decorated with some wheel-cut lines; flat back.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Verres Antiques de la Collection R.W. Smith
Venue(s)
Musee de Mariemont 1954 through 1954