Pendant

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Object Name: 
Pendant
Accession Number: 
68.1.27
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.1 cm, W: 1.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
300-699
Primary Description: 
Transparent light amber glass with bubbles; stamped. Roughly circular disc with loop at top; obverse, impressed roundel decorated in relief with lion walking towards right, with Greek inscription, upside down, above: "EICOEOC, Ies (for Heis) Theos, 'One God'"; between inscription and lion's back, raised. dot. Reverse smooth.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sangiorgi, Giorgio, Former Collection
Sangiorgi, Sergio, Source
1968-03-20
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 13, 22, 209, #893; BIB# 58895