A NEAR EASTERN GOLD, STONE AND GLASS BEAD NECKLACE
CIRCA 2ND MILLENNIUM-3RD CENTURY B.C.
Comprised of four strands of turquoise, lapis lazuli, carnelian and orange glass beads, interspersed with twenty-five gold spacers, each composed of four joined spheres, six encircled by granulation, the necklace finished at each end with tubular gold beads; strung with a modern clasp
18½ in. (47 cm.) long