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    Sale 1914

    Ancient Jewelry

    6 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 434

    A ROMAN OR PARTHIAN CHALCEDONY AND GLASS BEAD NECKLACE

    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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    Provenance

    A Private Collector; Christie's, New York, 6 December 2000, lot 33.