29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,125
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
AN EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION BEAD COLLAR NECKLACE
NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII-XIX, CIRCA 1550-1085 B.C.
With five rows of cylindrical and disc 'mummy' beads interspersed with granulated roundels and with two later lotus-shaped finials at each end
10¼ in. (26 cm.) diam.
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