Description (Modern): 23 alternating lapis and carnelian beads, starting and ending with lapis. The 12 lapis beads are all squat biconical. The 11 carnelian beads are barrel-biconical.1     
Museum Number (UPM Date Reg Number): 83-7-1.69     
Measurement (Length): 362     
Measurement (Weight): 25.2     
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.


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