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Lot 0265
Mediterranean; c. 2nd- 5th century AD
Different types, shapes, and sizes.


greatest diameter: 7/16" (1.1 cm)

Provenance: The John J. Slocum Collection
Mr. Slocum (1914-1997) collected most of his antiquities while serving as US cultural attache to Egypt in the 1960s. Later, he served as Assistant to the Director of The Smithsonian, was appointed by President Reagan to the Presidential Cultural Property Advisory Committee, and was a Trustee Emeritus of the Archaeological Institute of America. He was a well-respected scholar/collector, whose medieval crusader coins were sold in a single-owner sale at Sotheby's, London in 1997.


Very nice.

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A Group of 4 Ancient Glass Basket Beads

Estimate $150 - $450Oct 15, 2017
Providence, RI, USA