Ball bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S716B

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.825 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2149

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball bead

Provenance

From Semna, S716B. 1924: 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