Tutankhamun: his lunar pectorals

AlpinLuke

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Oct 2011
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Italy, Lago Maggiore
Do you know anything about the history of Egyptian gold collars? i.e. the earliest examples, their origin and development, etc?
The most important ones seem to be an evolution of a funerary object in the family of the Usekh collars used since the early dynasties. And personally [even if this is not exactly my field of specialization] I do think that the original Usekh has been the model for the later developments of golden collars.
 
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