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Lot 0090
**Originally Listed At $400**

Northern Europe, Norse / Viking culture, ca. 10th century CE. Stunning and ready-to-wear necklace comprised of sixty-four ancient Viking glass beads in hues of pale yellow, light green, emerald, coral, citrine, and russet, most with areas of incredible silvery and rainbow iridescence. The necklace is completed with a Viking bronze openwork barrel pendant and a modern threaded brass cylindrical clasp for securing both ends together. Certainly guaranteed to turn heads wherever it is worn! Beads are all about 0.5" L (1.3 cm); pendant measures: 1.5" L (3.8 cm); Size of necklace: 24" L (61 cm).

Provenance: private Orange County, California, USA collection

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Wearable as shown, and strung in modern times. Minor chips to most beads and patina to all beads and barrel pendant.

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