Phalera

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Object Name: 
Phalera
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.118
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1-50
Primary Description: 
Translucent dark blue, light blue and white glasses; molded. Circular disc; built up in three layers: the back consists of a dark blue disc, overlain by a thin white layer, above which is a layer of lighter blue glass bearing the image of a beardless male head en face; to the right, a small oval excrescence, evidently a second head.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Glass from the Ancient World
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1957-06-04 through 1957-09-15
Verres Antiques de la Collection R.W. Smith
Venue(s)
Musee de Mariemont 1954 through 1954