Lapis and Coral Beaded Necklace Featuring a Roman Bronze Coin of Emperor Diocletian - FJ.2171 - For Sale
Lapis and Coral Beaded Necklace Featuring a Roman Bronze Coin of Emperor Diocletian - FJ.2171
Circa: 284 AD to 305 AD
Style: Beaded Coin Necklaces
Medium: Bronze, Lapis, Coral
Additional Information: The coin was found in Antioch, Syria.
The magnificent jewels of the later Roman Empire showed a taste for the unusual, reflecting the influence of Barbarian splendor upon the more refined tastes of the classical world. This dramatic necklace blends the subtle fire of coral, the cool richness of lapis and a splendid imperial coin in a manner to delight the most discriminating empress. - (FJ.2171)