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Twenty-two pendants of blue glass, with decorations impressed. Spirals, fishes etc.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Early Aegean, Helladic, Bronze Age,

Dimensions

Length of pendant necklace: 21.5 cm (8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.937

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands