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Rare Byzantine Period Cobalt Blue & Light Blue Spherical Mosaic Glass Bead For Sale
Ancient Byzantine Period Cobalt Blue & Light Blue Spherical Mosaic Glass bead floral designbead
Measures 20 mm in diameter by 18 mm highapproximately
weighs in at 7 g
This is a really niceByzantinebead is covered in blue centred eyes with floral design edge looks like flowers (almost looks Morfia in design), it has patina probably fromburial. It has a very true blue in appearance, the bead hole measures 5 mm one end 2.5 - 3 mm the other end.
This mosaic design was popularlyworn throughout the Byzantine world. It looks to be type 371 Lois Sherr Dubin Chart putting it 3rd to 6th century approx but could be later.
This is a really nice coloured example from my collection that you could spend a lot of time looking for. It would be a quality gape filler /addition to any bead collection, a must have for any ancient bead collector.
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All ancient artifacts' I sell are guaranteed authentic. I do not deal in fakes or reproductions. Each item has been collected from reputable dealers or sale house. I will provide a letter of authenticity with any item on request, I stand by my descriptions andguaranteea full no quibble refund if an item is found not to be as I have described. I sell to specialist dealers and institutions and my items always stand the test. I have a high repeat customer rate and I believe this is due to the honesty, quality and fairness on the price of all my items. I always provide a quick friendly service and am happy to answer any questions. Thank You.
LOW START PRICE ! DON'T MISS IT.
Very harder to find good example for Ancient bead collector, or jewellery maker.
GOOD QUALITY AND CONDITION,NO RESTORATION
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It is a rare example in good condition.
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Rare Byzantine Period Cobalt Blue & Light Blue Spherical Mosaic Glass Bead: $22