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Ancient Roman Glass Earrings Beads Afghanistan

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Title Ancient Roman Glass Earrings Beads Afghanistan
Materials Roman glass bead bowl fragments, Silver(stamped 92.5) stone
Made In Ancient Rome
Traded In Afghanistan
Approximate Age Ancient--exact age is unknown.
Overall Condition Good. Some of our beads have traveled at least three continents, and have graced numerous owners. Small chips, corrosion, and pitting are a normal part of their patina attesting to their age and extensive use.
Damage/Repair Beads showing the effects of age, surface scratches, pitting and general wear
People Afghani
Object Size 1.25 inch drop. See picture with penny for size comparison.
Brand Unbranded

Additional information: These elegant glass disks were found in Afghanistan, and are made from fragments of ancient Roman bowls. To learn more about these and other ancient beads, please read A BEAD TIMELINE (Lankton).