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Lot 305: A BACTRIAN LAPIS LAZULI BEAD NECKLACE

Christie's

December 7, 2011
New York, NY, US

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Description

A BACTRIAN LAPIS LAZULI BEAD NECKLACE
CIRCA LATE 3RD-EARLY 2ND MILLENNIUM B.C.
Composed of disk beads and spoon-shaped pendant beads, interspersed with small lapis lazuli and turquoise spacers, centered by four larger disks; strung in three strands with a modern hook-and-loop closure
27 in. (68.8 cm.) long

Provenance

From the Estate of David Anavian, Los Angeles, imported into the U.S. in 1979.

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December 7, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

New York, NY, US