Mosaic Glass Bead

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Object Name: 
Mosaic Glass Bead
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.1.152-2
Dimensions: 
Overall D: 1.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
99 BC-99 AD
Primary Description: 
Roughly spherical bead, opaque white glass, heavily weathered with red register containing four canes of mosaic glass women's faces. Some heavy weathering crust adhering to bead.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kouchakji, Fahim, Source
1954-07-01
Category: 
Glasperlen : vom einfachen bis zum anspruchsvollen Projekt (2005) illustrated, p. 10 (top); BIB# 103964
Making Glass Beads (2004) illustrated, p. 10 (top); BIB# 87168