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Necklace with pearls and beryl beads

Period:
Imperial
Date:
1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Gold, pearl, beryl
Dimensions:
Other: 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm) Other (pendant): 5/16 × 3/16 × 7/16 in. (0.8 × 0.5 × 1.1 cm) Diameter (disc): 9/16 × 13/16 × 1/16 in. (1.4 × 2.1 × 0.1 cm) Diameter (green bead): 3/16 × 3/16 in. (0.5 × 0.5 cm) Diameter (pearl): 3/16 × 1/8 in. (0.5 × 0.4 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of George D. Pratt, 1925
Accession Number:
25.192.1
Not on view
Oliver, Andrew Jr. 1966. "Greek, Roman, and Etruscan Jewelry." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 24(9): p. 282, fig. 27.

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