String of Beads card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

String of Beads

25.9.99.116

Currently not on display

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String of beads of carnelian, amethyst and garnet. Mostly ball-beads with some cylinder shapes and a large barrel bead of amethyst in the middle. There are two other barrel-shaped beads, one is a dark purple amethyst and the other is a green stone, possibly jade. From Cemetery Y at Hiw, grave Y34.