String of Beads


A very long string of beads comprising amethyst barrel, ball and mostly lentoid beads. Centre-piece is a haematite barrel bead. From a robbed burial excavated by David Randall-MacIver and Arthur Mace in 1900 at Cemetery D at Abydos (Tomb D81). Can be seen in 'El Amrah and Abydos 1899-1901', pl. XLIII [D81].