Egyptian beads

Description
Tin "Havelock Flake Cut Pure Virginia Tobacco" containing numerous tiny tube shaped turquoise and creams Egyptian beads. Note inside explains these were excavated from a tomb in old Cairo, Egypt during World War One.
Media/materials description
Metal tin, beads made of unknown material, paper
Media and materials
Measurements
.2 - Metal tin = Height x Width x Depth (mm) = 81 x 56 x 16mm
.3 - Paper note = Height x Width (mm) = 80 x 54mm
Names/keywords
Grave
Tomb
Egypt
Death
Subjects
World War, 1914-1918
World War One
Accession number
NPM2012.50.1
Credit line
Egyptian beads, collected in Egypt during World War One, 1914-1918. Nelson Provincial Museum Collection: NPM2012.50.1.

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