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Egypt, New Kingdom to Late Dynastic, 18th to 30th Dynasties, ca. 1300 to 300 BCE. Necklace and matching earrings comprised of innumerable ancient faience mummy beads; the necklace features two registers of innumerable beads arranged so that green tube beads alternate with vertical lengths of white, blue, and beige round disc beads, all suspended from modern gold-tone chains/loops. The designs of the dangling earrings complement the necklace perfectly! Size: chain 17" L (43.2 cm); suspended beads 2" L x 8" W (5.1 cm x 20.3 cm); earrings 1.5" L (3.8 cm)

Provenance: Ex-Pearson Collection, Denver, CO, Ex Arte Primitivo Gallery

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Faience beads with some expected breaks/losses. Mounts in photo not included. Necklace and earrings both wearable.

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Egyptian Faience Mummy Bead Necklace, ex-Arte Primitivo

Estimate $300 - $450Feb 9, 2017