13 beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. West

Dimensions

.9 x 1.9 cm (3/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-621j

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

13 flat cowrie shells

Provenance

From Beg. West Group, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition