Glass mosaic and rock crystal beads
- Early Imperial
- 1st century A.D.
- Roman, Eastern Mediterranean
- Glass, rock crystal, gold (?)
- Other: 12 1/4 in. (31.1 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Smith Fund, 1913
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The glass beads are decorated with faces or busts, either four or five to each bead, and sometimes separated by geometric or floral designs.