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Object Name: 
Token or Weight
Accession Number: 
59.1.244
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 2.1 cm, H: 0.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly 500-599
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellowish-green glass; stamped. Circular disc; on upper surface, circular stamp, D: 1.8 cm, bearing nimbed profile bust above Greek medallion.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Technique: 
Inscription: 
MAN
monogram
Middle Part of: MAPTINOY
OV
monogram
Above
CPT
monogram
Right Part of: MAPTINOYPart of: MAPTINOY
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Three (2003) illustrated, pp. 33, 212, #928; BIB# 58895