Shrine or Pylon Amulet

Object Name: 
Shrine or Pylon Amulet

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Object Name: 
Shrine or Pylon Amulet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
56.1.25
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.8 cm, L: 2.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
699-600 BCE (possibly later)
Primary Description: 
Opaque yellowish-green glass, bubbly, thin iridescent film over entire surface; cast, retouched by cutting. Horizontal suspension loop not pierced but vertically ribbed two times, lintel is recut, tapering sides, trapezoidal recessed doorway, entire sits on a wide horizontal ground line.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ross, John G., Source
1956
Technique: 
Material: 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 158, #341; BIB# 29547