Stratified eye

Sales price $180.00
Ancient glass layered paired eye bead, MediterraneanAncient layered glass eye bead 197EA
Ancient glass layered paired eye bead, Mediterraneanancient_glass_stratified-eye_bead_11a

Stratified eye bead
6-4 century BC
Mediterranean region

Alternative white/ blue layers with blue center, 8 eyes, placed in pairs.
Diameter: 1.0 cm
Height:    0.7 cm

For similar beads see:
-Kunter K. Glasperlen der vorromischen Eisenzeit IV. Schichtaugenperlen. Marburger Studien, 1995, taf. 2: 23.
-Spaer M., Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum. Beads and other small objects. Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2001, pl. 7: 89
-Véronique Arveiller-Dulong, Marie-Dominique Nenna.  Les Verres antiques du Musée du Louvre III : Parure, instruments et éléments d’incrustation, Paris, Éditions du Louvre, Somogy, 2011, p. 97 #27, p. 82, p.169 #12.