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Necklace

A work made of glass.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glass.

Date:

1st century BCE-1st century CE

Artist:

Roman; Egypt

About this artwork

The faces on these beads were made by fusing bundles of canes of glass.

On View

Ancient and Byzantine Art, Gallery 153

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Necklace

Origin

Ancient Egypt

Date

100 BCE–100 CE

Medium

Glass

Dimensions

L. 36.8 cm (14 1/2 in.); diam. of largest bead: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore W. and Frances S. Robinson

Reference Number

1949.1103

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