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Beads, 2

Height: 3/8 x 1/2 in. (1 x 1.3 cm)
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
Not on view
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 3622, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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