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Ancient necklace

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A first century collar necklace from a tomb in Tillia Tepe, Afghanistan. Wow.

iridescene: A first century collar necklace from a tomb in Tillia Tepe, Afghanistan. Wow.

PANGAEA: This ancient looking necklace could have just been unearthed at an excavation site or borrowed from a museum exhibit! Rustic and soulful, this exotic necklace features old African carnelian trade beads of different shapes and sizes that beautifully show their age and use. I included a couple old bauxite pipestone beads from Ghana, an ornately carved Tibetan bead, African brass, a gold leaf and clay buddha bead and a stunning hand carved jade dragon medallion. This one-of-a-kind piece of

PANGAEA: This ancient looking necklace could have just been unearthed at an excavation site or borrowed from a museum exhibit! Rustic and soulful, this exotic necklace features old African carnelian trade beads of different shapes and sizes that beautifully show their age and use. I included a couple old bauxite pipestone beads from Ghana, an ornately carved Tibetan bead, African brass, a gold leaf and clay buddha bead and a stunning hand carved jade dragon medallion. This one-of-a-kind…

A NECKLACE OF ETRUSCAN SCARABS   CIRCA 5TH CENTURY B.C.   All mounted in a Victorian gold necklace, in the a globolo style.

A NECKLACE OF ETRUSCAN SCARABS CIRCA 5TH CENTURY B.C. All mounted in a Victorian gold necklace, in the a globolo style.

The History of Jewelry, from Ancient Mesopotamia to Today

While the pieces on display are beautiful, The Met's Jewelry: The Body Transformed exhibition is lacking in curatorial vision, dividing the objects into blandly-broad thematic sections.

A ROMAN GOLD AND BANDED AGATE NECKLACE  CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.  Composed of barrel-shaped, cylindrical and tabular banded agate beads, interspersed with gold spherical beads, centered by an oval pendant in the form of a gold box set with a convex eye agate, the box with a flanged rim, three suspension loops below for now missing elements; strung with a modern S-hook closure

A ROMAN GOLD AND BANDED AGATE NECKLACE CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D. Composed of barrel-shaped, cylindrical and tabular banded agate beads, interspersed with gold spherical beads, centered by an oval pendant in the form of a gold box set with a convex eye agate, the box with a flanged rim, three suspension loops below for now missing elements; strung with a modern S-hook closure

Ancient Georgian gold necklace, dated to the second half of the 3rd millennium BCE. Found in the Georgian National Museum.

Ancient Georgian gold necklace, dated to the second half of the 3rd millennium BCE. Found in the Georgian National Museum.