Historical period(s)
Roman period, 100 B.C.-100
Glass and gold
H x Diam: 81 × 1.9 cm (31 7/8 × 3/4 in) H x W x D (pendant): 2.5 × 2.2 × 1.5 cm (1 × 7/8 × 9/16 in)
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.175.7
Long-term loan
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Glass, Jewelry and Ornament


Gellatly collection, Roman Period (30 BCE - 395 CE), Syria
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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