Glass pendant in the shape of a Black African’s head

Greek, Eastern Mediterranean

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171

Uncertain color, possibly deep purple, appearing black.

Solid, vertical pendant, with prominent mold marks running up sides of head and under neck; aslant suspension loop on top of head.

Shaped like the head of a Black African. Most of surface covered in enamel-like greenish weathering.

With handle on top; head of a youth; opaque brown.

Glass pendant in the shape of a Black African’s head, Glass, Greek, Eastern Mediterranean

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