Auckland Museum - Collections Online

Predicate Object 1974.4 Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 1974.4, 46290.1 Egyptian 1997-10-22T00:00:00.000Z 157 2020-12-19T23:03:51.346Z 60 Descriptions completed by Dr. Joshua Emmitt Open Egyptian bead necklace Dug up during WW1 b y Lieut. George Sissmore LaVie Lt George Sissmore Lavie, married; well-educated; studied in Lucerne, Switzerland; worked as a reporter with the Christchurch Press. WW1: enlisted as 2nd Lieutenant; served with Canterbury Infantry Regiment; left NZ with Main Body; based in Egypt and later France; killed in action, France 11 June 1916. Mentioned in published history of Canterbury Regiment. beads. Series of green faience beads. There are 137 tubular beads, 12 disc beads, seven serrated tubular beads, and two double barrelled beads. One of the disc beads is steatite and another is jasper, several are bone. Two of the serrated beads are jasper. Dug up during WW1 by Lieutenant George Sissmore LaVie. beads
  • Set the Accept header to application/ld+json to get JSON-LD for this subject
  • Set the Accept header to application/json to get simple JSON representation for this subject