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BZ.1938.69.1–2, Necklace with Pendant

BZ.1938.69.1–2, Necklace with Pendant

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Early Byzantine, seventh century

Glass paste, pearls, and gold, 38.2 cm x 2.2 cm x 1.3 cm (14 1/16 in. x 7/8 in. x 1/2 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired this necklace and pendant from the Cairo dealer Khawam Brothers through the Paris dealer Kalebdjian Frères in October 1938.