Beaded necklace Necklace, 5 BC

  • Year: 1970
  • Location: Egypt

Single-strand necklace of eyes in pierced design, separated by groups of very small faience beads and fifteen other larger beads including soapstone pendant in form of eye. Larger painted is a glass legless figure of the goddess Sekhmet, shown with lion’s head and solar disk.

Beaded necklace Necklace, 5 BC; Egypt; ceramic, stone, cord; H x W x D (clasped): 29 x 9.5 x 1 cm (11 7/16 x 3 3/4 x 3/8 in.); Gift of the Estate of David Wolfe Bishop; 1951-84-22

Gift of the Estate of David Wolfe Bishop

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