Pendant

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Object Name: 
Pendant
Accession Number: 
66.1.250
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.7 cm, Diam: 7.8 cm, Th: 1.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1450-1375 BC
Primary Description: 
Opaque turquoise blue glass, pitted with brown incrustation over iridescent white weathering film; cast and probably polished. Undecorated circular pendant with rectangular tab at top for suspension; the hole has been drilled from each side and meets in the center.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Motamed, Saeed, Source
1966
Technique: 
Material: 
Archaeology Exhibition
Venue(s)
Memorial Art Gallery of The University of Rochester 1980-03 through 1980-03
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 47-48, #2; BIB# 29547