9 December 2004
AN EGYPTIAN FAIENCE BEAD NECKLACE
NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII-XX, 1550-1070 B.C.
Composed of fifty-two blue lotus-seed pendants, interspersed with floral rosettes and disk-shaped beads; strung with a modern gold clasp
14½ in. (37 cm.) long
Swiss Corporate Collection, 1978-1979.
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