Ancient Roman Dark Blue Glass Beaded Necklace


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Object Description

A restrung Ancient Roman necklace composed of circular glass beads of different hues of blue. Each bead is unique in translucency, colour, texture, and shape, creating a wonderful mosaic-like impression. The beads gradually increase in size towards the centre composed of a stack of three larger beads varied in size and shape including; cuboid, octahedron and a spherical bead. The necklace is finished with a silver clasp (please be aware the clasp has not been professionally tied).

Date: Circa 1st – 3rd Century AD

Object History

Ex private UK collection, acquired 1990s.

Object Condition

Fine condition

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:24.5 x 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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