London, South Kensington
26 April 2012
TWO PHOENICIAN GLASS HEAD PENDANTS
CIRCA 6TH-3RD CENTURY B.C.
One in the form of turbaned female with opaque red face and ears, translucent blue turban with yellow, red, and turquoise diagonal threads, translucent blue suspension loop; and an another with opaque yellow face, applied blue eyes, turban with opaque yellow, white, red and turquoise diagonal marvered threads, blue suspension loop
7/8 in. (2.3 cm.) high (2)
The Groppi Collection, Switzerland; acquired in the 1920s-1940s.
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