Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Part of a necklace: pendant and beads

Period:
Isin-Larsa or Old Babylonian
Date:
ca. 19th–18th century B.C.
Geography:
Southern Mesopotamia
Culture:
Isin-Larsa–Old Babylonian
Medium:
Gold, agate
Dimensions:
2.37 in. (6.02 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.214a–d
Not on view
1927, bought by W. Gedney Beatty from Alex. D. Messayeh; from 1931, on loan by W. Gedney Beatty to the Museum (L.30.42.20); acquired by the Museum in 1941, bequest of W. Gedney Beatty.
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