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Glass Bead Necklace

6th century BCE - 4th century BCE

27 x 1 x 3/8 in. (68.6 x 2.5 x 1 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: G.110
Geography: Asia, Iran (Amlash)
Classification: Clothing and Adornments; Adornments
Collection: Bull Collection

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  • beads - Refers to small objects, of any shape or material, pierced so that they may be strung or hung or attached, as by sewing.
  • necklaces - Ornaments worn around the neck, usually in the form of chains or strands of beads, pearls, stones, or decorative or precious materials, and often including a suspended ornamental pendant. Use "chokers" for short, narrow necklaces worn close to the throat. Use "dog collars (necklaces)" for wide ornamental bands worn tightly around the neck.

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