FMNH 228538.1-15, nosub[10]

  • CL-0020 228538
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 228538
  • 228538: Beads of carnelian, lapis
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Beads of carnelian, lapis lazuli, gold, Faience [blue glaze] onyx, smoky quartz, rock crystal
Catalog Number: 228538.1-15, nosub[10]
Description: beads
Materials: stone; carnelian, stone; onyx, stone; rock crystal, stone; lazurite - lapis lazuli, shell, stone; steatite, faience (ceramic), glass, stone; slate, stone; rock
Time Period: Early Dynastic III
Accession Number: [1497] Excavations at Kish, Iraq (Expedition)
Accession Year: 1924
City/Town: Kish
Collector/Source: Excavations at Kish, Iraq, Excavations at Kish, Iraq
EMu IRN: 1135296
GUID: 2bbd1df2-9e51-4d97-b023-d4665b6192a3

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