6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,500
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,000
A WESTERN ASIATIC BANDED AGATE BEAD NECKLACE
CIRCA 1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
Composed of eighteen barrel-shaped beads of varying sizes, centered by a biconical bead; strung with a modern S-hook closure
24½ in. (62.2 cm.) long
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American Private Collection, 1980s.
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