Gold bead

Gold | 1.1cm | c. 1450-1050 B.C.

Unknown Artist

Most of the raw materials for Cypriot jewelry came from the East. Gold became plentiful in the Late Bronze Age, when Syria and Egypt were the primary sources.

Credit: The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Object: 74.51.3142

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