Fragment of Bead

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Object Name: 
Fragment of Bead
Accession Number: 
52.1.28
Dimensions: 
Overall H: .3 cm, L: 1.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
599-100 BCE
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Bead. Translucent yellow-brown, translucent deep blue, turquoise and opaque white glass, pitted, repolished recently; probably core-formed, trail-decorated and tooled. Oval fragment has been reground to present shape with flat back, originally from a turquoise bead with stratified eyes, eyes of large blue centers in white alternate three times with layers of yellow-brown.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mansoor, M. A., Former Collection
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source
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