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Spacer Bead
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Spacer Bead


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Description This gold profiled tube served as a spacer on a necklace (similar to Walters 57.1600) to keep pendants separate from one another. The smooth areas seem to have been worked on a lathe; the patterns are chased. No seams are visible.
Exhibitions
  • Jewelry - Ancient to Modern. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979-1980.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
3rd century (Late Roman)
Accession Number
57.602
Measurements
H: 1 3/16 in. (3.02 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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