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    Sale 1914

    Ancient Jewelry

    6 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 378

    A MEDITERRANEAN GLASS EYE BEAD NECKLACE

    PHOENICIAN OR CARTHAGINIAN, CIRCA 6TH-2ND CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MEDITERRANEAN GLASS EYE BEAD NECKLACE
    PHOENICIAN OR CARTHAGINIAN, CIRCA 6TH-2ND CENTURY B.C.
    Composed of twenty-seven globular beads, light-green and turquoise in color, with compound eyes in blue on white, interspersed with small blue, amber and green globular glass beads, and ten modern gold beads; strung with a modern S-hook closure
    16 5/8 in. (42.2 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Camelia Fares, London, 1983.