Bead with Applied Decoration

Object Name: 
Bead with Applied Decoration

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Object Name: 
Bead with Applied Decoration
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.1.147-1
Dimensions: 
Overall D: 1.5-1.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
499-1 BC
Primary Description: 
Translucent yellow-brown glass appearing black, translucent deep blue glass, opaque white, opaque yellow, and turquoise glass; formed on a core or wire, trail decorated, tooled. Dark blue glass, slight weathering and pitting, two flattened blue spheres held together by an opaque yellow part forming a groove and a hole.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kouchakji, Fahim, Source
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