Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Oleg Kalashnikov
Beaded necklace
Early 20th century
Diam: 4 cm (each bead)
Gift of Baroness Alix de Rothschild, Paris
Accession number: B71.0548
Amber beads were believed to bestow longevity.

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