• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 187

    AN EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION BEAD COLLAR NECKLACE

    NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII-XIX, CIRCA 1550-1085 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    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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    Provenance

    Collected by Mrs Elias-Vaes between the early 1960s and the late 1970s.