Description (Modern): 41 gold beads. Begins with two small gold balls and ends with one small gold ball. There are 10 braided gold beads separated by groups of three small gold beads, but for one grouping of 4. Sometimes the group of three is all gold balls, and sometimes a s1     
Museum Number (UPM Date Reg Number): 83-7-1.62     
Measurement (Length): 352     
Measurement (Weight): 22     
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.     
[1] Description from Aubrey Baadsguaard and Keeper of Near East Section.


Email | Edit


Puabi's Jewelry