Cobalt Blue Single Fly Egyptian Paste Necklace
A beautiful single fly pendant necklace which consists of sixteen hand-made Egyptian paste beads with natural carnelian, gold filled spacers and carnelian terminals, completed with a gold filled hook and eye fastener. Inspired by jewellery from the Middle Kingdom, Egypt, the fly pendant was used as decoration, and may have represented tenacity.
Gold, carnelian and Egyptian paste were frequently used for jewellery in ancient Egypt which adds to the authenticity of this piece.
Cobalt Blue Single Fly Pendant Necklace. Approx. 48cm