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Black with white and brick red spots; highly polished; spherical. From Halicarnassus.

Provenance

By date unknown: with M. A. Carandonis & Bros. (according to MFA Register of Glass: found in a tomb at Halicarnassus); purchased by MFA from M. A. Carandonis & Bros., January 18, 1883, for $75.00 (the total price for MFA 83.1-83.7 and 83.474)

Credit Line

Everett Fund

Greek,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .025 L. .022 W.

Accession Number

83.7

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads