Token or Amulet

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Object Name: 
Token or Amulet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.215
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 1.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
perhaps 200-499
Primary Description: 
Transparent greenish colorless glass; stamped. Roughly circular disc; on upper surface, in relief, female head in profile, facing right; below and to left, wing; immediately below, chariot with wheel with four spokes; on lower surface, indistinct circular stamp, with head in profile.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 28, 211, #912; BIB# 58895