9 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,500
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A GREEK AMETHYST BEAD NECKLACE
HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3RD-2ND CENTURY B.C.
Composed of sixty-three biconical amethyst beads, graduated in size, interspersed with modern gold beads; strung with a modern S-hook closure
23 in. (58.4 cm.) long
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French Private Collection, 1960-1975.
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