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Object ID 003175

Object Name Egyptian Revival Scarab Necklace

Object Desc Pieces of a neckalces with blue ceramic beads and scarabs.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002860a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Jewelry


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 3, Shelf 3

Object Date 1970s

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords necklaces,Eqyptian revival,jewelry,

Title Egyptian Revival Scarab Necklace

Description The necklace is made up of brass circular links, linking cermaic beads. The beads include skinny cylindrical beads, beads shaped like little scarabs, and the focal piece which is a larger scarab wrapped in twisted metal.


Approx Collection Date

Height 0.25

Length 17.25

Width 0.19

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 2



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Unknown

Maker Details The Egyptian Revival occured during the 1970s when King Tut and his posessions were on a world tour of museums. It is an echo of the 1920s when King Tut's tomb was discovered and caused Egyptomania.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2860A-B



Date MAR 29,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Christine Jankowski

Notes Missing parts of the necklace. The color has worn off some of the cermaic beads.


Date AUG 1,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3, Shelf 3 from Room 3 - automatic entry by admin