String of beads

Period: Predynastic, Naqada II–Naqada III
Date: ca. 3650–3100 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Hiw (Hu; Diospolis Parva) or Abadiya, Cemetery U, Tomb 325 or 344
Medium: Lapis lazuli, travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions: L. 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Credit Line: Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1899
Accession Number: 99.4.54

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