Millefiori Mosaic Glass Bead
Circa 2nd-3rd Century AD
Description: Classic elongated millefiori cylindrical bead with tiny flower patterns against yellow background capped with red. The type is thought to have originated in Roman Egypt or Syria. A nice, early example.
Height: .75 in. (2.0 cm)
Condition: Some wear but intact and attractive.
Provenance: Formerly a German property.
Price: $ 475