AB15 Glass head pendant
Orange and blue glass head pendant. 19mm high. A very similar head was part of the Hilton Price collection and was found at Amarna (Hilton-Price 1908, 62, number 4547). An almost identical head was found in the Fayum and is now in the National Museum of Ireland (30/002/1965). The latter is dated to the Ptolemaic Period.
Such head pendants were made in the
Our piece is a gift from
Hilton-Price, F.G. 1908. A Catalogue of the Egyptian Antiquities in the Collection of F. G. Hilton Price. Vol. II.