Lapis and gold necklace (British Museum exclusive)

    SKU: cmcn484520

    £225.00 Members' price *


    Handmade necklace by Petra Waszak inspired by ancient Egyptian jewellery featuring stones that are known to have been used at the time, predominantly Lapis Lazuli.

    Lapis lazuli was important to the ancient Egyptians, and was valued as highly as gold. The deep blue stone was frequently used in jewellery, and was considered a sacred stone, most often worn by priests and royalty.

    About the brand

    Petra Waszak is an accessories designer who skilfully incorporates elements from art history into her work. She has collaborated with fashion houses such as Dior, Chanel and Gucci.


    Product code: cmcn484520
    Exhibition: Sunken cities: Egypt's lost worlds
    Details: Hand made
    Material: 24 ct gold plated brass, lapis with leather
    Size: pendant approx 6cm x 6cm
    Weight: 0.064kg
    Standard UK delivery: 5 working days. Overseas times may vary

    This price is inclusive of VAT

    Every purchase supports the Museum

    Delivery & returns

    Delivery charges: are calculated depending on the weight (kg) and destination of the order. The order total is displayed on the payment page before you confirm your order.

    Estimated Delivery times:
    UK and Europe: 5 - 14 working days.
    Rest of the world: 10 to 28 working days.

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