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String of Beads

Object Number:B16792
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: PG 57
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Gold
Lapis
Carnelian
Length: 65.5 cm
Outside Diameter:1.5 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1927
Other Number:U.8097 - Field No SF

Description

CBS Register: long beads: 1 gold, 2 lapis, 3 carnelian and small gold beads. PG 57

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Mesopotamia: The Royal Tombs of Ur (1983 - 1998) View Objects in Exhibition
Iraq\'s Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur\'s Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jan 2017) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Horne, Lee C., and Zettler, Richard L. 1998. Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 117View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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