Ancient Egyptian Faience Mummy Bead Mask with Sons of Horus - 160×2×270 mm - (1)

Description
Ancient Egyptian Faience Mummy Bead Mask with Sons of Horus - 160×2×270 mm - (1)
332-30 B.C - Egypt

Egyptian Mummy Bead Face Mask with Four Sons of Horus. Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 BC. A restrung netted beadwork panel of ring-shaped and tubular glazed composition mummy beads in blues, greens, black, cream and red-brown colours, depicting a mummy face mask, a scarab with extended wings, two pairs of facing ‘sons of Horus’ figures, roughly joined together with areas of open netting of tubular beads. 73 grams, 22cm (8 3/4"). Property of an East Sussex collector; previously in a London collection; from the Mariaud de Serres collection, Paris, 1980s.


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Lot details
Culture
Ancient Egyptian
Material
Faience
Number of objects
1
Object
Mummy Bead Mask with Sons of Horus
Dimensions
160×2×270 mm
Century/ Timeframe
332-30 B.C
Origin
Egypt
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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