Pendant

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Object Name: 
Pendant
Accession Number: 
59.1.231
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.9 cm, W: 1.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
300-699
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellowish-green glass with bubbles; stamped. Roughly circular disc with loop at top; obverse, impressed roundel, D: 1.1 cm, decorated in relief with circle containing variant of Chi-Rho monogram: vertical bar with two opposed transverse bases, all of which cross at center, each with expanded ends; on either side, alpha and omega.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 26, 210, #905; BIB# 58895