Gem

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Object Name: 
Gem
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.572
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.8 cm, W: 3.2 cm, D: 1.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1-99
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass with transparent green tinge; surface heavily frosted and pitted, brownish weathering molded and engraved; thick oval medallion with a slightly convex reverse; on the obverse in intaglio the figure of a lion turned to the left, with its head turned downwards and backwards; perforation through axis for string.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Weinberg, Gladys D., Source
1959-05
Category: