A ROMAN AGATE BEAD NECKLACE
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-1ST CENTURY A.D.
Composed of seventeen biconical beads graduated in size, interspersed with thirty-two spherical agates centered by later gold beads, the central biconical bead framed by a smaller biconical agate on either side; finished with a modern loop at each end
21 5/8 in. (54.9 cm.) long