Pendant with Inlayed Eyes and a Loop

Object Name: 
Pendant with Inlayed Eyes and a Loop

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Object Name: 
Pendant with Inlayed Eyes and a Loop
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Accession Number: 
Overall Diam: 1.1 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, 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, small preserves suspension loop in yellow added after large eye motif was pressed on one side, motif covers entire surface of pendant.
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