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The string consists of: seven long cylindrical copper beads, much corroded, seven short cylindrical carnelian beads, relatively larger than the other beads, one dark-grey steatite barrel, seven short cylinders of bird's leg-bone and a number of disc beads of green glazed steatite and shell.
Diameter: 0.80 centimetres (max)
Length: 13 centimetres (as strung)
- Curator's comments
- Also form this burial: beads (1930,0711.117), beads and shells (1930,0711.115) and shells (1930,0711.118).
G. Brunton, ‘Mostagedda and the Tasian Culture’ (London, 1937), 74, 86; Grave register, pl. XXXI; Bead corpus, pl. XXXIX, 75W4, 6; 86Z24.
- On display (G64/dc5)
- Acquisition date
- Egypt and Sudan
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