1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace

1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace

1100 800 B. C. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace
This is a very rare gold and jet bead necklace, dating to the Late Bronze Age c. The necklace is excavated and consists of 48 beads and a central jet amulet. The main beads consist of a' perle tubulaires cannelées' (see Eluère 1982, 30-31, 168-171). Tubular bead with series of transverse incised bands that cover the whole surface Beads of this type have been dated to the Bronze Age and are recorded from Coberley in Gloucestershire GLO-F8F3B7, Retford in Nottinghamshire LVPL-34D297, Glemsford in Suffolk LVPL-B28293.

The smaller jet beads are also of a type known as'fusiform' shaped and recorded from the Bronze Age (see LANCUM-46FBD2). The necklace has not been re-strung, the beads will come loose as excavated. A very rare piece of Bronze Age jewellery that is seldom offered! 10.87mm +/- (gold bead). Jet amulet 16.87mm x 9.12mm x 5.73mm.

7.63mm (small gold bead). 6.23mm +/- (jet bead). Formerly in the collection of a J.

This item is unconditionally guaranteed to be ancient and to date from the period described. A certificate of authenticity will be supplied on request. LAYAWAY PLAN AVAILABLE 1/3 Deposit followed by 2 equal monthly payments of 1/3 each just ask! The item "1100 800 B. Late Bronze Age gold and jet bead necklace" is in sale since Thursday, February 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\Celtic". The seller is "wear-the-past" and is located in Bath. This item can be shipped worldwide.