London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
SEVEN WESTERN ASIATIC ETCHED CORNELIAN BEAD NECKLACES
MAINLY 3RD CENTURY B.C./7TH CENTURY A.D.
Composed of spherical, disc, biconical, cylindrical and barrel-shaped beads with white etched decoration including circles, crosses, spots, chevrons, honeycomb, zigzag, striped, wavy, star, figure-of-eight, crosshatched and crescentic motifs, all restrung
30 in. (76.2 cm.) long av. (7)
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