Achaemenid Yellow Glass Restrung Necklace

Description
Achaemenid Yellow Glass Restrung Necklace
Circa 5th-4th Century BC

A fine Achaemenid restrung necklace composed of glass and hardstone beads in a variety of yellow hues. Each bead features a unique shape, varying from cylindrical to round shapes. The necklace is further enriched by central larger glass beads.

At its peak, the Achaemenid Empire had the most expansive territory in history, on account of which it embraced a fusion of various languages, religions, and cultures.

Measurements: circa 47cm length folded

Provenance: From a private UK collection, 1920's - 1940's.

Lot details
Culture
Achaemenid
Material
Yellow Glass
Object
Restrung Necklace
Century/ Timeframe
Circa 5th-4th Century BC
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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