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Bead

Object Number:31-17-351V
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Archaeology Area: Found 7 to 7 1/2 m. below brick pavement dated ca. 3100 B.C. in the prehistoric settlement. PG N.W.
Locus: Found 7 to 7 1/2 m. below brick pavement dated ca. 3100 B.C. in the prehistoric settlement. P.G. N.W.
Period: Prehistoric
Date Made: ca. 3100 BC
Early Date: -3150
Late Date: -3050
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Length: 2.4 cm
Outside Diameter:0.7 cm
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931
Other Number:U.12776 - Field No SF

Description

Includes painted pottery; obsidian chips and obsidian vase; 3 clay copies of shell bugle beads; seal impressions on clay jar sealings; animal figure; handles; sickle. 2014 Description: Cylindrical bead pierced through the length. The ceramic is white.

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