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Auction: Ancient Jewelry
was auctioned on: 7 December 2011
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AN EGYPTIAN STONE AND FAIENCE BEAD NECKLACE

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Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000
Price realised:  US$10,000
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AN EGYPTIAN STONE AND FAIENCE BEAD NECKLACE
NEW KINGDOM TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 1550-30 B.C.
AN EGYPTIAN STONE AND FAIENCE BEAD NECKLACE NEW KINGDOM TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 1550-30 B.C. Centered by amulets, including a carnelian frog, a carnelian fly, an amethyst frog, a green stone triple element, an amethyst heart, a rock crystal turtle, a green stone frog, a carnelian fly, a green jasper heart, an amethyst turtle, a carnelian heart, a green stone triple element, a blue glass frog, a carnelian turtle, an amethyst amulet, an amethyst fly, and a carnelian frog, symmetrically arranged and framed by blue faience tubular beads and spacers, interspersed with modern faceted gold beads and red and blue disk beads, some ancient; with a modern ankh -form hook-and-loop closure 14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) long

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Ancient Jewelry
Date of the auction: 7 Dec 2011
Address: Christie's
7 December 2011, Christie's Special Exhibition Gallery