Egyptian re-strung faience bead pectoral collar

E267

£240.00

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A collection of glazed faience beads re-strung to form a pectoral collar in the shape of a winged scarab which would have been placed over the chest of a mummy.

Culture
Egypt, Late Dynastic Period to Ptolemaic period, 730-30 BC

Size
4.6 x 47 cms

Condition
Some lost and broken beads

Provenance
Ex. private collection, Sweden.

Mounted loosely on a textile-covered board with descriptive trade label

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