London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
A WESTERN ASIATIC ETCHED CORNELIAN BEAD NECKLACE
CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C./7TH CENTURY A.D.
Composed of barrel-shaped, cylindrical, disc, faceted and spherical beads with white etched decoration including zigzags, wavy lines, dots, circles, crosses and stars; and a white etched black and brown agate bead necklace, similar, circa 4th-3rd Century B.C., both restrung
26 in. (66 cm.) long approx. (2)
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