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Jewelry and Parures
ANCIENT GLASS AND GOLD BEAD NECKLACE
Exclusive Collection: Bijarcheo

 

Object :
Nº *193
Medium :
Gold Silver Glass
Dimensions :
Weight of gold 18 carats: 17 g - Weight of silver: 17 g - Total weight: 173 g

The Bijarchéo Collection is an exclusive trademark of jewellery from Galerie Golconda. Each unique model is crafted using authentic archaeological pieces. Only the most valuable metals such as gold and silver are used so that each piece can be worked in accordance with the traditional methods and manners of ancient jewellery.

Rare necklace composed of very ancient glass pearls. Large central blue pearl dating from the 6th century BC, a small spherical blue mosaic glass bead with white rosette decoration, circa 1st century, and various blue and green multiple eye beads of barrel form, probably islamic, intersped with modern gold melon faceted beads, restrung with modern Bijarchéo golden silver clasp.