Lot 974:
PHOENICIAN GLASS PASTE HEAD
Punic culture, c. 5th century BC.
Green and blue glass paste pendant, depicting a face with hair gathered in the back.
Dimensions: 21 x 12 mm.
Rare and fascinating item. Broken in the lower part. Interesting green-blue duotone, very rare for the type of object. The rendering of the hair is also peculiar, usually present on the top part of the head.