String of Beads


From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 30-12-561
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Archaeology Area PG 1116
Locus PG 1116
Period Early Dynastic III
Date Made 2600-2450 BCE
Section Near Eastern
Materials Gold | Lapis Lazuli | Carnelian

String of gold, carnelian, lapis beads. 2 large round of lapis, one of gold.

Length 88.5 cm
Outside Diameter 1.8 cm
Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1930
Other Number U.11728 - Field No SF

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