Pendant with Inlayed Eye

Object Name: 
Pendant with Inlayed Eye

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Object Name: 
Pendant with Inlayed Eye
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Accession Number: 
Overall Diam: 1.4 cm
Not on Display
1400-1300 BCE
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fahim Kouchakji
Primary Description: 
Opaque yellow, opaque white, and translucent brown glass appearing black; 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, chip on top suggests a suspension loop in yellow, now missing.
Kouchakji, Fahim (b. Syria, 1886-1976), Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, p. 81, #133-135, pl. 9; BIB# 29547