Ancient Roman Light Blue Beaded Glass Necklace


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Object Description

A restrung Ancient Roman necklace composed of circular beads of different hues of pale blue. Each bead is unique in translucency, colour, texture, and shape which creates a wonderful mosaic-like impression. The necklace features a pendant-like formation at its centre, composed of five larger beads. Such necklaces testify to the popularity of glass ornaments across the Roman Empire. The necklace is finished with a silver clasp (please be aware the clasp has not been professionally tied).

Date: Circa 1st-4th century AD

Object Condition

Fine condition, the necklace has been restrung. 23cm half length folded

Object Details

  • dimensions
    H:39 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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