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Parthian Glass

Mask pendant

PDC 23119

Mask pendant
Gilan Province. 1st-3rd century. Depth .5 cm., diameter 1.5 cm. Private collection, Tokyo.
A pendant, designed like a mask, made of white translucent glass. The back is ground flat. It may have been set in a ring rather than used as a pendant.
 - Shinji Fukai, Persian Glass (New York: Weatherhill, 1977), plate no. 57
 - Photo by Bin Takahashi


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