~ SEASONS GREETINGS ~ FREE USA SHIPPING ~ OVERSEAS FLAT RATE SHIPPING ~

* A rare Amarna Glass Pomegranate Pendant, New Kingdom, ca. 1353 - 1336 BCE

EJ1907

In characteristic pomegranate form, the globular body and flaring top of dark blue glass, the scallopped rim of red glass, and the suspension loop of lighter blue glass.

Pomegranates were first brought back to Egypt at the beginning of the New Kingdom from Western Asia and quickly became a popular motif for jewlery, amulets, and vessels.

Dimensions: Length: 2.8 cm (1.1 inches)

Condition: Repaired from several pieces.

Provenance: Ex. J.B. collection, United Kingdom, acquired between 1970 - 2012.


Related Items