Egyptian Faience Necklace with Menat Amulet

GBP 225.00

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Object Description

An ancient Egyptian faience necklace composed of light blue cylindrical beads, alternating with smaller round red disc beads. The necklace features a central menat amulet crafted from a brown hardstone pierced horizontally. The cylindrical and small faience beads come from a collection of beads discovered by Flinders Petrie at Gurob.

Date: Circa 1069-744 BC

Period: Third Intermediate Period

Object Condition

Condition: Excellent condition. The necklace has been finished with a small gold, plated clasp (please be aware that the clasp has not been professionally tied). When folded the necklace measures 22.2cm in length.

Object Details

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  • dimensions
    H:22.2 centimeters

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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
London
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