11 December 2003,
Price realised USD 1,912
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A MEDITERRANEAN GLASS EYE BEAD NECKLACE
Phoenician or Carthaginian
Circa 6th-2nd Century B.C.
Composed of twenty-seven globular beads, dark blue in color with cobalt blue and white 'eyes,' interspersed with twenty-eight primarily green spacer beads, all graduated in size, a collared gold bead with granulation on either side of the large central eye bead
16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) long
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Haddad Family Collection, London, acquired in the 1970s.
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