London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
THREE POLYCHROME MOSAIC GLASS AND GOLD BEAD NECKLACES
MAINLY CIRCA 7TH CENTURY B.C./12TH CENTURY A.D.
Comprising a Phoenician necklace with mainly turquoise glass eye-beads, 26½ in. (67 cm.) long; and two mosaic glass bead necklaces with sheet gold lentoid, disc and vessel-shaped beads, two conjoined gold bead spacers, and a single impressed glass roundel pendant with figure of a lion, 28 in. (71 cm.) long max., all restrung, a few beads of later date (3)
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