Bead Net

Hilton Price Number
Object Type
Tomb equipment, Mummy trappings, Bead net/beadwork
Egypt, Thebes/Luxor
31 inches | 12 inches
Number of Elements

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Breastplate, of blue beads, from the network covering of a mummy, with winged scarabæus, and the four genii of Amenti upon it; re-strung. 31 in. | 12 in. Thebes.


Price, Frederick George Hilton (1897) A catalogue of the Egyptian antiquities in the possession of F. G. Hilton Price. London: Quaritch. Anonymous (1911). Catalogue of the important and extensive collection of Egyptian antiquities, the property of the late F. G. Hilton-Price, Esq. [...] : which will be sold by auction by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge [...] on Wednesday, 12th July, 1911, and two following days, and on Monday, the 17th of July, and four following days. London: Davy.

Last modified: 28 Jul 2021

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