Phoenician – Punic masks. Core formed and flame-worked glass. Phoenician masks or heads are amulets said to have had apotropaic qualities. Though not in great abundance. They were distributed widely throughout the Mediterranean from around 500B.C.
Mask with straight beard. Reproduction of Phoenician mask from Necropolis. Puig des Molins, Ibiza.
Dimensions: 3 x 5cm approx.