270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gammai, E64, No. 2 and 3
Overall: 88 cm (34 5/8 in.) - length of necklace
Medium or Technique
Carnelian, amethyst, agate, quartz, amazonite
Not On View
Group of large beads strung together. Includes: 12 white quartz ball beads, 3 carnelian flattened barrel beads, 1 amazonite flat oval bead with carved glyphs, 1 faceted amethyst, and 2 agate ball beads. From neck of burial, but order uncertain.
Findspot Information: From Gammai, E 64, Nos. 2 and 3.
Lent by Mrs. Oric Bates, Sept. 4, 1924
Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates