Attachment for Pin (?)

Object Name: 
Attachment for Pin (?)

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Object Name: 
Attachment for Pin (?)
Accession Number: 
79.1.281
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.1 cm, W: 2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-399
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Translucent deep blue glass; blob of glass attached to removable rod and pressed, presumably in pincerlike hand tool. Roughly circular, disk-like object, with narrow, vertical hole in bottom edge and face in low relief on each side. Side 1: frontal image male with curly hair, and mustache and beard; side 2: very similar to side 1.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979
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