Scarab Amulet Fragment

Object Name: 
Scarab Amulet Fragment

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Object Name: 
Scarab Amulet Fragment
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.93 J
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
600-201 BC
Primary Description: 
Opaque red glass with some green and buff weathering product adhering; cast with flat back. Fragment preserves half of a roughly circular element, domical in cross section. It appears to be the back portion of a scarab.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Technique: 
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