A group of Western Asiatic, Roman and later beads and a group of glass beads and other items, a lot
Lot 240
A group of Western Asiatic, Roman and later beads and a group of glass beads and other items, a lot
Sold for £562 (US$ 945) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A group of Western Asiatic, Roman and later beads
Circa 1st Millennium B.C. - 2nd Century A.D. and later
Including lapis lazuli cylindrical beads, dark amethyst seed-shaped beads, carnelian disc-shaped and biconical beads, steatite spacer beads, and banded agate, quartz, green schist and other hardstones beads, some restrung as necklaces; and a large cylinder seal, Not Ancient, the beads approx 3mm-35mm long; and a group of glass beads and other items, including two glass loom weights, cylindrical, biconical and rectangular beads with trail decoration, an eye bead, a miniature vessel, six glass bangles and other glass beads, Roman to Islamic Period, circa 2nd Century B.C. - 8th Century A.D., 15mm-87mm long; and two pairs of earrings, Not Ancient, (a lot)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Dutch private collection, acquired from the Dutch art market before 2000.
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