Middle Kingdom Amethyst Necklace

SKU:
x2979
Length: 18 inches
Cape Amethyst, pewter with gold finish findings. Lobster claw closure
$125.00

MIDDLE KINGDOM
2100 - 1700 B.C.

This jewelry is inspired by an ancient Egyptian necklace combining semi-precious stones and gold spacers. In ancient Egypt many semi-precious stones were believed to possess magical powers. Gold, which never lost its luster and seemed to reflect the power and glory of the sun, was regarded as a divine metal.