London, South Kensington
26 April 2012
AN EGYPTIAN MOSAIC GLASS BEAD NECKLACE
PTOLEMAIC-ROMAN PERIOD, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-1ST CENTURY A.D.
Composed of 62 spherical and tubular glass beads, and three earlier eye beads
18 1/8 in. (46 cm.) long
The Groppi Colelction, Switzerland; acquired in the 1920-1940s.
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Antikensmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig und Museum August Kestner Hannover, Köstlichkeiten aus Kairo!, 2008, no. 4a.
Exhibition catalogue, Köstlichkeiten aus Kairo!, Antikensmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig und Museum August Kestner Hannover, 2008, p. 61, no. 4a.
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