String of Beads card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

String of Beads

25.9.99.73b

Currently not on display

Information

A string of disc-shaped shell beads. Also, two carnelian beads; two polished stone rectangualr beads; broken cylinder bead of polished white stone. From Cemetery W at Hiw, grave W83. Dated to the late Old Kingdom (Dynasty 6 - 7) by the excavator, W. M. F. Petrie.