Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by David Harris
Mycenaean-style ornaments
Aegean region (Greece)
14th–12th century BCE
Blue glass, mold-made
The Eliahu Dobkin Collection
Accession number: 77.20.1029
Threaded as ordinary beads, sewn to cloth or leather, or used in diadems, these objects imitated gold ornaments and were often even made in the same molds.

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir