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Ancient Art

Necklace

204–30 B.C.

Gold and emerald (green beryl)

L. 37 cm. 14 1/2 in. H. of amulet: 2.6 cm. 1 in.
Purchased by the University
1941.308
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Ptolemaic Period
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Garrett Chatfield Pier Collection

Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 147–48, no. 81, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.