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2006at3043 jpg l

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Acquired in 1936 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
CER
credit
Buckley Collection
date_end
date_start
date_text
late 16th century BC-15th century BC (made)
descriptive_line
Pendant, Western Asia, possibly northern Syria, -1525--1400
dimensions
Height: 4.5 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Glass, room 131
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
6992
label
Nude female figure, often identified as the Phoenician goddess Astarte, one of the earliest forms of glass sculptures known. It was probably worn as an ammuletic pendant. The glass is heavily weathered and would originally have been clear blue or green.
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:41:29.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:41:29.000Z
latitude
34.8148
location
Glass, room 131, case 1, shelf 1
longitude
39.056
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Mould-pressed glass
museum_number
C.68-1936
museum_number_token
c681936
object_number
O5545
object_type
Pendant
on_display
true
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
place
Syria
primary_image_id
2006AT3043
production_note
Cf. S.M.Goldstein, 1979, Corning nr. 1, p. 47
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
pendant-unknown
sys_updated
2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-1400
year_start
-1550