Hexagonal Bead-like Rod

Object Name: 
Hexagonal Bead-like Rod

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Object Name: 
Hexagonal Bead-like Rod
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.6.547
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 8.1 cm, W: 3.2 cm; Bore: 0.3 cm (with one end widened to 0.5-0.6 cm)
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
475-221 BCE
Web Description: 
绿色六棱玻璃珠
Department: 
Provenance: 
Musso, F. P., Source
1951-04-03
Category: 
Primary Description: 
Hexagonal Bead-like Rod. Transparent green glass; beadmaking, carved. Transparent green glass cast and carved into a roughly hexagonal form; imprecisely pierced with a longitudinal bore; ends flat.