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1000 Ancient Authentic Egyptian Faience Mummy Beads Discs 650Bc

CAD 93.03 or Best Offer 18d, CAD 48.84 Shipping, 14-Day Returns

Seller: dsgreen (7,932) 99.2%, Location: Boca Raton, Florida, Ships to: US & many other countries, Item: 161007409383 1000 ANCIENT EGYPT FAIENCE MUMMY BEADS DISCS 650 BC THESE COLORFUL BEADS WERE INDIVIDUALLY CRAFTED OVER 2000 YEARS AGO IN EGYPT OUT OF CLAY-LIKE FAIENCE. BEADS WERE COMMONLY WORN TO PROTECT THE WEARER FROM MISFORTUNE, RATHER TO EXPRESS STATUS OR WEALTH. IN FACT, THE EGYPTIAN WORD FOR LUCK WAS "SHA", AND "SHA SHA" CAME TO BE THE WORD FOR BEAD. DURING ANCIENT EGYPTIAN TIMES, VIRTUALLY EVERYONE WORE BEADS, MALE,FEMALE, YOUNG AND OLD.THE FAIENCE PASTE WAS ROLLED AROUND A STRING AND CUT INTO SECTIONS WHICH WERE THIN DISCS THESE CERAMIC BEADS WERE PRODUCED FOR FUNERAL AND SOME MUMMIES WERE BURIED WITH THOUSANDS OF BEADS. EGYPTIANS BELIEVED THAT THESE BEADS WOULD GIVE THEM IN THE AFTERLIFE A FEELING OF COMFORT AND JOY AS IT DID PREVIOUS TO THEIR DEATH. On Jan-20-15 at 22:18:32 PST, seller added the following information: Every buyer gets a MyStoreRewards invitation for cash back

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