The opulent imagery and mythology of Ancient Egyptian art and artifacts has fascinated Westerners since the earliest archaeological excavations of the pharaoh's tombs. This necklace was fashioned during the twentieth century period known as Egyptian Revival, a period in design marked by its heavy borrowing from the symbolic vocabulary of the Ancient Egyptians. The 18" necklace features a parade of cast blue glass scarabs complete with faux hieroglyphics on the backs.
silver tone metal, blue glass scarabs ranging from 3/4" to 1" in length
1915 — 1940
please note:Terms of Sale
Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.
Discoveries in Ancient Egypt captivated the West’s imagination and inspired a wild period of exciting design.