Mycenaean-style ornaments
Aegean region (Greece)
14th–12th century BCE
Blue glass, mold-made
H: 1.7-1.8; W: 3.9-4 cm
The Eliahu Dobkin Collection
Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Accession number: 77.12.783, 77.12.784, 77.12.361
 
 
Threaded as ordinary beads, sewn to cloth or leather, or used in diadems, these objects imitated gold ornaments and were often even made in the same molds.


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir