Christie's Special Exhibition Gallery
7 December 2011
A ROMAN GLASS BEAD NECKLACE
CIRCA 2ND-4TH CENTURY A.D.
Composed primarily of disk, tubular and cylindrical yellow and brown glass beads, with two larger brown lozenge-shaped beads, interspersed with modern gold beads; strung in six strands with a modern S-hook closure
17 in. (43.2 cm.) long
Private Collection, Japan, 1984.
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