6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,625
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A ROMAN OR PARTHIAN CHALCEDONY AND GLASS BEAD NECKLACE
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
Composed of twenty-three globular chalcedony beads, graduated in size, interspersed with twenty-four dark purple glass spherical beads, in imitation of garnet; strung with a loop on each end
22 in. (55.9 cm.) long
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A Private Collector; Christie's, New York, 6 December 2000, lot 33.
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