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Caricature pendant

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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

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

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants