Ball bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S532

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.8 x 0.6 cm (5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.1990.2

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Large black ball bead with a white stripe around the middle.

Provenance

From Semna, S532. 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