Sasanian Carnelian Bead Necklace
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Near Eastern: Stone: Pre AD 1000: item # 945451
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Griffin Gallery Ancient Art
608 Banyan Trail
Boca Raton, FL 33431
|Sasanian Empire, Carnelian Bead Necklace, (224 - 651 CE), length approx. 25". In excellent condition. The Sassanid era, during Late Antiquity, is considered to have been one of Iran's most important and influential historical periods. In many ways the Sassanid period witnessed the highest achievement of ancient Persian civilization, and constituted the last great Iranian empire before the Muslim conquest and the adoption of Islam.|