Triangular Applique

Object Name: 
Triangular Applique

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Object Name: 
Triangular Applique
Accession Number: 
55.1.47
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.9 cm, W: 2.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
400-699
Primary Description: 
Transparent light yellowish-green glass; applied, stamped. Roughly triangular applique attached to side of vessel; stamped in relief with male head with curly hair or, more probably studded helmet; prominent eyebrows, well-defined oval eyes with circular pupils, long straight nose and moustache; details of lower face unclear.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mazda, A. A., Source
1955-11-22
Sasanian and Post-Sasanian Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (2005) illustrated, p. 39-40, #42; BIB# 88262