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Ancient Art

Hercules Amulet

1st century A.D.

Turquoise glass

1 3/16 × 1/2 × 5/16 in. (3 × 1.3 × 0.8 cm)
Height with small wooden mount: 1 7/16 in. (3.7 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.304
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Jewelry
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