18 October 2005
A ROMAN GREEN BERYL BEAD NECKLACE
CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
Composed of graduated beryl beads, interspersed with gold sandwich glass beads, on modern gold wire links with five additional green glass beads; an Egyptian glazed composition bead necklace, restrung with modern clasp, 1st millennium B.C., both 19 in. (48.2 cm.) long; a necklace composed of pale green stone disc beads; and a metal bracelet (4)
Property from a deceased estate, acquired 1989-1998.
Item one: reputedly from the Michaelis collection.
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