13 December 2002
PROPERTY FORMERLY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. & MRS. FREDDY AND REGINA T. HOMBURGER
A ROMAN GOLD NECKLACE
Circa 1st Century B.C.-1st Century A.D.
Possibly from Egypt, formed from a length of double loop-in-loop chain, from which are suspended forty pomegranate-shaped pendants, each spherical in form with a collar and loop above and a cluster of granules below, with two rectangular box-shaped terminals joined to an attachment loop
15½ in. (39.4 cm) long
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