Backgrounders on the Bible through Biblical Archaeology

1455 Geoffrey Ludvik – Abraham and the Stone Beads

Bronze Age Carnelian Bead from the Indus Valley

Bronze Age Carnelian Bead from the Indus Valley

What can we learn about the time of Abraham from simple stone beads? Quite a lot actually.

University of Wisconsin PhD student Geoffrey Ludvik has made ancient stone beads his specialty and gives us the inside perspective on how he does his research and what he has learned about the ancient Near East from simple stone beads.

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