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Necklace with gold beads and pendants attached to agate in box setting

Period: Classical?
Date: 5th–4th century B.C.?
Culture: Greek?
Medium: Gold
Dimensions: Other (59 elements): 2 × 7 5/16 in. (5.1 × 18.6 cm) Other (pendant): 1 3/16 × 3/8 × 1 9/16 in. (3 × 0.9 × 3.9 cm) Other (4 palmettes): 1/2 × 1/16 × 7/8 in. (1.3 × 0.2 × 2.2 cm) Diameter (54 beads): 1/4 × 5/16 in. (0.7 × 0.8 cm)
Classification: Gold and Silver
Credit Line: The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number: 74.51.3398

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