• faience - glass gemstones

    Glass – Lab-made, Bead, Blue

    Archeologists discovered this model broad collar in the wrappings of the mummified steward Hapiankhtifi. Museum workers restrung it. Blue-green and black faience, Middle Kingdom Egypt, 1981-1802 BCE, 35 x 13.3 cm. Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1912. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Public Domain.

    Article: Glass Value, Price, and Jewelry Information

    Credit: Metropolitan Museum of Art

    GemstoneArtisanal Glass
    Natural or man madeLab-made
    Jewelry typenecklace
    Gem StateBead