IMPORTANT VERY LARGE NECKLACE WITH COUNTLESS BEADS IN CANELIAN AND BLACK STONE, Moche 200-500 AD
Fine necklace with a large bird hanger amulet in white stone. The necklace also feature larger spacer beads in blacstone with carved concenthric cicles.
The post interesting bead is actially an intact Italian rennaissance bead - socalled trade-bead - from Spanish Conquistadors in the 15th.-16th century.
Size: ca. 51 cm in two rows! 100s of carnian beads.
Provenance: Jan Pelle Collection, also called the Lyngbye Collection, was the most important collection ever formed in Scandinavia of Pre-Columbian antiquites, bought in the 1960s-1970s.