Egyptian Amarna Faience Necklace A beautiful Egyptian Amarna restrung faience necklace of a yellow tone. The necklace features a seri.. Product #: FP-40 Regular price: $3,950.00 $3,950.00 In Stock
Egyptian Amarna Faience NecklaceEgyptian Amarna Faience Necklace

Egyptian Amarna Faience Necklace

Product Code: FP-40
Length: 19CM

£3,950.00

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A beautiful Egyptian Amarna restrung faience necklace of a yellow tone. The necklace features a series of yellow flower's petals, yellow beads and reddish brown beads. The beads were restrung on modern wire, ready for the addition of a suitable fastner.

The Amarna period relates specifically to the later half of the 18th Dynasty and the reign of Tutankhamen's father, Akhenaten, who altered the polytheistic Ancient Egyptian religion. The period saw the first development of monotheistic religion, in which the sun god Aten was worshipped above the other Egyptian gods.

Period: Amarna Period, circa 1353-1336 BC

Condition: Very fine.

Provenance: From the family collection...

A beautiful Egyptian Amarna restrung faience necklace of a yellow tone. The necklace features a series of yellow flower's petals, yellow beads and reddish brown beads. The beads were restrung on modern wire, ready for the addition of a suitable fastner.

The Amarna period relates specifically to the later half of the 18th Dynasty and the reign of Tutankhamen's father, Akhenaten, who altered the polytheistic Ancient Egyptian religion. The period saw the first development of monotheistic religion, in which the sun god Aten was worshipped above the other Egyptian gods.

Period: Amarna Period, circa 1353-1336 BC

Condition: Very fine.

Provenance: From the family collection of the Barclay family circa 1930-1940's and thence by descent.

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