A stunning piece of history from Ancient Rome - now available in the Timeless Galleries.
Here we have a restrung set of Mixed Glass and Carnelian Roman Beads dating from the beginning of the Roman Empire - 1st to 3rd centuries A.D. The decorated beads range in size from less than half a centimeter to over 2cm in length, being of spherical, tabular and biconvex types together with beautifully decorated tinned bronze spacers and granulated collars.
At 43cm in length and fitted with a modern clasp, we can guarantee that you will be the only person in the room wearing jewellery from the time of Augustus, Nero and Claudius!
A unique piece, now available in the Timeless Galleries.
ROMAN BEAD NECKLACE
Acquired by Timeless on the UK Antiquities Market, 2019, previously forming part of a private collection formed before 1950.