London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
AN EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION BEAD NECKLACE
MID-1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
Of tubular turquoise glazed beads with yellow, red, white and turquoise spacers, restrung; and a Roman pottery oil lamp, 1st Century B.C./A.D.
16½ in. (42 cm.) and 4 in. (10.2 cm.) long respectively (2)
Item one: formerly in the Martyn Kennard collection; reputedly excavated by Professor Flinders Petrie circa 1913.
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