Ancient Art

Glass bead necklace

1st century A.D.

Glass

17 inches
Gift of David Dows, Ph.D. 1908, through Ludlow Bull
1945.162
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Roman Period
Classification: 
Jewelry
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 290, no. 100, pl. 100.

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