Egyptian re-strung faience bead pectoral collarE267
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.
Egypt, Late Dynastic Period to Ptolemaic period, 730-30 BC
4.6 x 47 cms
Some lost and broken beads
Ex. private collection, Sweden.
Mounted loosely on a textile-covered board with descriptive trade label