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    Sale 1914

    Ancient Jewelry

    6 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 367

    A SYRIAN BANDED AGATE AND GOLD BEAD NECKLACE

    CIRCA 5TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A SYRIAN BANDED AGATE AND GOLD BEAD NECKLACE
    CIRCA 5TH CENTURY B.C.
    Compose of forty-three globular banded agate beads, the central portion interspersed with twenty gold pendant beads; strung with a modern S-hook closure
    24 13/16 in. (63 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the current owner in the 1970s-1980s.