The J. Paul Getty Museum

Group of Parthian Beads (19)

Object Details

Title:

Group of Parthian Beads (19)

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Near Eastern (Parthian)

Place:

Iran (?) (Place Created)

Date:

2nd–1st century B.C.

Medium:

Rock crystal

Object Number:

81.AI.93.3

See more

See less

Object Description

This group is comprised of nineteen rounded beads strung together. Its total length is 33 cm.

Provenance
Provenance
- 1981

Antike Kunst Palladion (Basel, Switzerland), sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1981.