Stock Photo - Necklace of double strands of lapis lazuli beads, with gold clasp and two gold beads at centre. From the tomb of Psusennes I. A single brighter bead is inscribed with an ancient Iraqi cuneiform text indicating that it was dedicated to the gods by an Assyrian vizier on behalf of his daughter (c.C11th BC) Country of Origin: Egypt. Culture: Ancient Egyptian. Date/Period: 21st Dynasty, 1039 - 991 BC. Place of Origin: Tanis. Material Size: Gold, lapis lazuli l = 56 cm. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Egyptian Museum, Cairo . Location: 42A.

Stock Photo: Necklace of double strands of lapis lazuli beads, with gold clasp and two gold beads at centre. From the tomb of Psusennes I.

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