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Western Asiatic Carnelian Necklace

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Auction: Fine Jewelry - 3027BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 19, 2017 10:00AM


Western Asiatic Carnelian Necklace, c. 3rd-2nd millennium BC, composed of rectangular and tubular beads, centering a carved pendant, modern restringing and clasp, lg. 20 in.

Provenance: Purchased at Christie's, December 8, 2005, Sale 1583, Lot 24.
Estimate $500-700

Hammer price in 2005 was $2400.

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