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A Gold Granulated Beaded Necklace, Bugis East Sulawesi 19th Century

A Gold Granulated Beaded Necklace

Bugis East Sulawesi

19th Century

Weight: 82.9g

A fine gold necklace of 31 graded beads pierced and granulated. The quality of the piercing and granulations speaks to the excellence of the goldsmiths that were of Muslim origin working along the east coast of Sulawesi.