Egyptian Nefer Shape Hieroglyph Drop Dangle Earrings 1.25LPN# 7831
These earrings were inspired by a string of beads in the shape of a “Nefer” hieroglyph (original image above). Found by William W. Flinders Petrie on an excavation in 1921.
The Nefer charms created for the necklace imitate the shape of “Nefer” sign, which means Goodness and Beauty. These adornments were intended to symbolically transfer such attributes to the wearer.
24 Karat gold-plate over pewter. Measures approximately 0.4 in W x 1.25 in L.
We Also Recommend
Magazine Lot of 6 - Archaeology Magazines attic no returnsPN#ATC-5005
Bookmark - Egyptian Queen Nefertiti 2.9LPN#BM-CMCS47590
Only 1 left
Wings of Horus and Serpents Blue Gold Egyptian Altar Side Table with Glass 19.5HPN#QL136220
Only 9 left