$3,500 USD– SOLD
Spherical in form, each bead with three naturalistic faces depicting Medusa set in a blue/black and yellow matrix, pierced vertically for suspension. Set as gold earrings in antique gold.
for related example see: Bianchi R. & Bernheimer M.; Reflections on Ancient Glass from the Borowski Collection, p. 148-149, nos. EG-34a-n, for parallels.
Dimensions: Bead Length: 1 1/8 inches (2.9 cm), Total length: 1 1/2 inches (3.8 cm)
Condition: Intact and in excellent condition overall.
Provenance: Private English collection, by descent.