Ancient Egyptian Stone and Faience Beaded Necklace

GBP 495.00

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Object Description

An ancient Egyptian restrung necklace comprising of faience and stone beads. The beads feature an ovoid shape yet differ in size, with larger beads resting at the centre. The oval beads would have originally been glazed, and some remnants of their turquoise pigment is still visible. The larger beads alternate with small circular blue faience beads, each segmented in the centre. The necklace is finished with a silver-plated clasp (please be aware that the clasp has not been professionally tied).

Date: Circa 1550 – 1070 BC
Period: New Kingdom

Object Condition

Very fine condition, minor scratchings to some beads. Loss of turquoise glaze.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    x D:48.3 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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