4 Eye Pendants

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
4 Eye Pendants
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
See Individual Records
Not on Display
1400-1300 BCE
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fahim Kouchakji
Primary Description: 
Opaque yellow, white, blue, and translucent brown glass appearing black, dull, pitted, some patches of thin white weathering adhering; formed on a wire, trail-decorated and tooled. Flat disc-shaped pendant of opaque yellow glass with eye applied and marvered in on one side, the eye consists of a large brown dot with a small white dot and a brown center; pierced horizontally through body.
Kouchakji, Fahim (b. Syria, 1886-1976), Source