Phoenician, Sulcis (Sardinia), ca. 4th/3rd century BC
H. 2.3cm; W. 2.52cm
A rare Phoenician janiform dark cobalt blue glass top of a pin depicting a face on both sides.
Cf. M. Sabatino, I Fenici, Venice, 1988, p. 483.
Condition: Chipped at edge but the faces are well preserved
Provenance: ex. Swiss private collection of a scholar gifted by the dealer Elsa Bloch, Bern, Switzerland
Item reference: GL1222