Pendant

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Object Name: 
Pendant
Accession Number: 
59.1.205
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2 cm, D: 1.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly 300-699
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellowish-brown glass with bubbles; stamped. Roughly circular disc with loop at top; obverse, impressed roundel decorated in relief with two profile heads facing one another; above and between them, a cross. Reverse smooth.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 26, 210, #904; BIB# 58895