String of Beads card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

String of Beads

44.19.381

Currently not on display

Information

String of nine black faience beads encrusted with crumbs of pale blue and green faience. Beads with applied granulation decoration ("crumb beads") likes these are known from Old Kingdom contexts (e.g., Fitzwilliam Museum no. E25-1923). CONDITION NOTE (1998): Concretions, some broken, surface dirt, worn