Ancient Roman Blue Glass Beaded Necklace with Pendant

GBP 75.00

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Object Description

An Ancient Roman restrung necklace comprised of deep blue glass beads of various shapes. The colours vary from royal blue, navy and azure, alongside natural striations. The beads are mostly disc-shaped, spherical or tubular, and gradually increase in size towards the centre. The necklace features a centre piece of four beads; one cuboid, one spherical, one ovoid and a small perforated piece at the tip. The ovoid bead at the centre of the pendant displays a knobbly surface. The piece is finished with a silver-plated clasp (please be aware that the clasp has not been professionally tied).

Date: Circa 1st-3rd Century AD

Object Condition

Good condition. There is minor damage to one of the pendant beads.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    H:44 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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