Description (Catalog Card): Beads. Large bugles of agate with lapis balls between.     
Description (Archival): Neckalce. Red and White Agate. Six Strings of graded beads.1     
U Number: 10977B     
Description (Modern): 23 beads, beginning and ending with lapis. Inbetween the lapis beads are alternating agate and carnelian beads. that is, L-A-L-C-L-A-L-C-L-A-L-C-L-A-L-C-L-A-L-C-L-A-L. All 12 lapis beads are squat biconical. The 6 agate are all barrel with slightly tappe2     
Museum Number (UPM B-number): B17048b     
Museum Number (UPM Date Reg Number): 83-7-1.15     
Measurement (Length): 370     
Measurement (Weight): 27.3     
Notes: When Woolley excavated the beads, he strung them according to how they were in the ground. Legrain later strung them as necklaces and gave them B numbers. Maude restrung them back into strings in 1983 resulting in the date number. Records recording these changes do not exist at this point. B and date are just guesses     
[1] Description according to CBS Register.
[2] Description from Aubrey Baadsguaard and Keeper of Near East Section.

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