Ancient Egyptian reproduction necklace of fine Lapis Lazuli beads and Ethiopian gold-washed scarabs nlbd1070

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Ancient Egyptian reproduction necklace of fine Lapis Lazuli beads and Ethiopian gold-washed scarabs.  The necklace contains fine natural undyed  Lapis Lazuli beads that were acquired over 50 years ago.  There are 19 traditional Ethiopian handmade gold washed amulets.  They are believed to protect their wearer against evil eye and ward off any other evil influences.  The amulets are lightweight and hollow and have smooth backs.  The small gold beads and the clasp are sterling silver vermeil. The amulets average 1 inch in length. The larger Lapis beads are 10mm and the small Lapis beads are 6mm.  The necklace is strung on silk thread and measures 19.5 inches.