Ring of Beads

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Object Name: 
Ring of Beads
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.1.156
Dimensions: 
Overall L (of one bead): 0.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly late 1st millennium B.C.
Primary Description: 
Opaque black glass; tooled and gilded, with applied thread decoration; six tube-shaped beads, each with two yellow zig-zag threads and gilded band.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kouchakji, Fahim (b. Syria, 1886-1976), Source
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