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Necklace: ANE.130.1904

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Necklace with beads in several different materials.

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1904) by Earp, Professor


Circa -2000 BCE - -1200 BCE

Components of the work

Disk composed of glass ( 1 dark blue) frit ( 17 dark blue) carnelian ( 1)
Cylinder Bead composed of gold ( 1 with plaster core)
Ball And Disk Bead composed of frit ( 11 turquoise)
Tubular Bead composed of agate ( 12)
Double Conoid Bead composed of carnelian ( 1)
Flat Bead composed of steatite ( 1)
Segmented Bead composed of clay ( 2 brown)
Spacer Bead composed of frit ( 2 turquoise)
Ball Bead composed of carnelian ( 26)
Melon Bead composed of frit ( 2)

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: ANE.130.1904
Primary reference Number: 50877
Oldadmincategory: B
Oldobjectnumber: WAE.130.1904
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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