Plaque

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Object Name: 
Plaque
Accession Number: 
76.1.166
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm, W: 4.1 cm, Th: 0.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1900-1999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Grayish brown glass; stamped. Plaque: rectangular. Upper surface decorated in low relief: schematic figure walking toward right, head shown in profile facing right, torso shown frontally; figure wears skirtlike garment and has left hand raised and right arm extended across body; at left, small figure with disproportionately large head and vestigial body and limbs and, above, sunlike motif; at right, "inscription: consisting of four symbols arranged vertically and, above, schematic bust. Upper surface and sides look like terracotta; lower surface is uneven, with glassy appearance.
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Technique: