Gold Bead from Tomb 515

Department Archive
Collection Mycenae Excavation Records
Reference No. MYC 3/3/11/2
Level Item
Dimensions 7.2cm x 8.1cm
Place Mycenae: Kalkani Cemetery
Ancient Mycenae
Dates 1920-1923
Collection event Mycenae Excavation 1920-1923
Scope and Content Watercolour drawing of a gold bead, made in two pieces and soldered together, each half decorated with five granulated circlets, the centers of which were filled with blue paste. MYC 3/3/11/1 - MYC 3/3/11/7 are all included on a single plate.
Reference Wace, A.J. B. 1932. Chamber tombs at Mycenae. 82. xiii, 242.
Wace, A.J. 1932. Chamber tombs at Mycenae. 82: Pl. XXIX.24.