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Two gold beads

Period:
Late Classical?
Date:
possibly 4th–3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek?
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Other (each): 11/16 in. (1.7 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1895
Accession Number:
95.16.15, .16
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The cloisons were originally inlaid.
Said to be from Babylon

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