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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 85

    A ROMAN BANDED GLASS BEAD NECKLACE

    1ST CENTURY B.C.-4TH CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A ROMAN BANDED GLASS BEAD NECKLACE
    1ST CENTURY B.C.-4TH CENTURY A.D.
    The barrel-shaped glass beads imitating banded agate, with later spherical gold spacer beads and a single blue glass bead, restrung
    20¼ in. (51.5 cm.) long


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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    Please note that the lots of Iranian origin are subject to U.S. trade restrictions which currently prohibit the import into the United States. Similar restrictions may apply in other countries.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Acquired at The Archaeological Shop, Tel Aviv Hilton, Israel, September 1967.