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Object Name: 
Medallion
Accession Number: 
52.1.35
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam (max): 3.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
99 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Medallion. Translucent sapphire blue glass; wear scratches; pressed, ground, with pattern-mold decoration; a woman touching a sitting man, probably Venus and Mars.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mansoor, M. A., Former Collection
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source
Category: