String of Beads


A string of beads composed of carnelian ball beads, amethyst ball, barrel and lentoid beads and two haematite beads. Centre-piece is a carnelian cylinder bead. From a robbed burial excavated by David Randall-MacIver and Arthur Mace in 1900 at Cemetery D at Abydos (Tomb D81). Can possibly be seen in pl. XLIII [D 81].