29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,000
A WESTERN ASIATIC BEAD NECKLACE
CIRCA 1ST MILLENNIUM B.C. AND LATER
Composed of mainly blue glass spherical beads interspersed with spherical cornelian beads and gold spacer beads, with a central tear-drop shape gold pendant with box-set garnet and three pearls attached with gold wire loops, restrung
28 in. (71 cm.) long
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English private collection, late 1970s - early 1980s.
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