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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 77

    AN EGYPTIAN CORNELIAN BEAD NECKLACE WITH HEART AMULETS

    PROBABLY DYNASTY XVIII-XIX, CIRCA 1570-1185 B.C. AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    AN EGYPTIAN CORNELIAN BEAD NECKLACE WITH HEART AMULETS
    PROBABLY DYNASTY XVIII-XIX, CIRCA 1570-1185 B.C. AND LATER
    Comprising three heart amulets and two petal-shaped beads, interspersed with spherical and biconical beads, restrung, with modern clasp
    17¾ in. (45 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Formerly in a French private collection, acquired in the 1920s.