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Object Name: 
Token or Weight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.403
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 2 cm, Th (max): 0.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
perhaps 300-599
Primary Description: 
Green transparent; stamped. Disk: subcircular. Stamped decoration: on upper surface, in low relief, profile bust facing right, probably wearing cuirass; on lower surface, sunken oval area containing irregular oval boss in relief.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield, Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Technique: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 40-41, 214, #951; BIB# 58895