Scarab on a Base

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Object Name: 
Scarab on a Base
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
56.1.18
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 2.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
600-201 BCE
Primary Description: 
Translucent greyish-blue glass, thin iridescent weathering product over entire surface; cast, some retouching by cutting especially around entire edge and on upper surface. Well modeled with good detail. Beveled underneath, extremely well preserved details especially of the relief dots which delineate parts of the casing and back.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ross, John G., Source
1956