Eye Bead

  • Phoenicia or Carthage
  • 5th - 3rd centuries B.C.
Catalogue Entry

Concentric patterned protrusions have been attached to a cylindrical bead. Four protrusions are attached to the center of the cobalt colored bead body with each protrusion made up of interchanged layers of cobalt and white glass for a total of 6 layers. Two pairs of smaller protrusions, one row white and one row yellow, circle the top and the bottom of the cylindrical bead body.