Pendant with Head of Man

Object Name: 
Pendant with Head of Man

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Object Name: 
Pendant with Head of Man
Accession Number: 
54.1.14
Dimensions: 
L: 2.5 cmOverall L: 2.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
600-250 BC
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fahim Kouchakji
Primary Description: 
Pendant with Head of Man. Translucent deep blue glass, pitted surface, applied opaque white glass; core-formed with trailed and tooled decoration; pendant in the shape of a bearded head, large suspension loop attached on top of head in deep blue glass, face applied in white with tooled nose, large eyes lines with blue and white, deep blue centers, white ears and mouth applied on undecorated beard.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kouchakji, Fahim, Source
1954-07-01
Color: 
Material: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 108, #213; BIB# 29547