Gold necklace composed of: a) eighteen granulated beads; b) eighteen polygonal plasma beads; c) two double rings of wire with a row of globules between; d) four plain double wire rings; e) eleven single wire rings; f) nine rings of globules bordered with wires; g) two small gold beads; h) central hollow bulla embossed with a Nereid on a winged sea-horse, holding a shell (?) in her right hand; the bulla is suspended from a gold cylinder stamped with leaf pattern and ending in rings. At each end is a clasp (probably not belonging) formed of two amphora-shaped beads.

An00015176 001 l


Made Of
gold, plasma
Type of Thing
necklace, bulla-pendant
granulation, stamped, embossed



Made In


5thC BC-2ndC BC

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