Pendant

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Object Name: 
Pendant
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.218
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.3 cm, D: 1.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
perhaps 200-499
Primary Description: 
Transparent to translucent amethyst glass; stamped. Circular disc with loop; on upper surface, circular stamp, D: 1.2 cm, bearing bust shown frontally, but with head in profile, facing right. Details indistinct, but head may have radiate crown.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 15, 208, #874; BIB# 58895