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    Sale 2057

    Ancient Jewelry

    9 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 326

    AN EARLY ISLAMIC ROCK CRYSTAL BEAD NECKLACE

    CIRCA 7TH-8TH CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY ISLAMIC ROCK CRYSTAL BEAD NECKLACE
    CIRCA 7TH-8TH CENTURY A.D.
    Composed of twenty-six beads of various shapes, graduated in size, interspersed with modern gold beads; strung with a modern gold hook-and-loop closure
    18½ in. (47 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    French Private Collection, 1960-1975.