String of Beads


From: Iraq | Ur

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number B16804
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Ur
Archaeology Area PG 580 TTE
Period Early Dynastic III
Date Made 2600-2450 BCE
Section Near Eastern
Materials Gold | Lapis Lazuli | Carnelian

2 Strings of Beads: Carnelian, rings, 1 central gold pendant, 2 gold, 6 palis drops

CBS Register: necklace. 2 strings of carnelian. 1 central gold pendant (with sketch), 2 gold, 6 lapis drops. PG 580

Length 30.2 cm
Width 4 cm
Depth 0.5 cm
Credit Line British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1927
Other Number U.9351 - Field No SF

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