Western Asiatic Granular Gold Bead

GBP 75.00

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Object Description

A small, Western Asiatic, gold bead, featuring seven granules arranged around a central perforation. Each granule is composed of two gold leaf semispheres, with the seams still visible. Such beads would have been part of an elaborate necklace or bracelet.

N.B. Please note the small dimensions of this piece.

Date: Circa 1st Millennium BC

Object History

Ex major London collection collected by S.M. 1970-99

Object Condition

Very fine condition and intact. The seams of the granules are visible and some display small cracks

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:0.9 x H:0.3 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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