Small Bottle of Ancient Egyptian Beads
Small bottle of ancient Egyptian “mummy-beads”. Ancient Egypt. New Kingdom to Late Period, c. 1570-535 BC. Multicolored faience beads. Faience was a porcelain/glass-like material revered by the ancient Egyptians which turned bright colors when fired in the kiln. Bottle measures about 1 inch tall with cork and beads can be poured out if desired. Beads excavated outside Thebes, Middle Egypt.
0.5"L x 0.5"W x 1"H
— Ex-Nomis Antiquities; Ex-Simonian Family Collection, Switzerland, Collected In The 1960s
— Bottle: 1" H With Cork
— Each bottle contains around 20-25 beads of various shapes and colors. Every assortment is slightly different. The one you will receive will not necessarily be the same as pictured.
This piece is accompanied by a hand-signed certificate of authenticity which includes all the details, culture, dating, motifs/inscriptions when applicable, historical relevance, and provenance.
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