Caricature pendant

Near Eastern, Levantine, Phoenician
1st century B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 3.1 x 2.6 cm (1 1/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

1971.772

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Double caricature bead of glass, representing a bearded Semitic man.

Provenance

By 1968: with Mrs. Godfrey Peckwith; bequeathed to her neice, Mrs. Perry T. Rathbone, Cambridge, MA, December 18, 1968; given to the MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Perry T. Rathbone December 31, 1971.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Perry T. Rathbone