A Phoenician glass pendant with the face of a demon, c. 7th - 5th Century BC, circular with concave back, large eyes and prominent nose; small suspension loop at top. 22 x 18 mm. Cf. Philipp von Zabern, Reflections on Ancient Glass from the Borowski Collection, pg 181, and Ephraim Stern, Phoenician Masks and Pendants in the Palestine Exploration Quarterly, pages 109-118, plates IX-XI. Ex Pennsylvania private collection formed in 1960's; thence by descent.
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