String of Beads card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

String of Beads

44.19.128

Currently not on display

A string of carnelian and agate beads of various shapes threaded with mostly ball-shaped beads of garnet and other dark stone. The colour of the carnelian varies from dark to very pale. Towards the centre is a lenticular shaped bead of pale carnelian (17 x 16 x 6 mm).