Ball bead

Nubian or Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S537, South of tomb in charcoal

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.8 x 0.75 cm (5/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-215b

Medium or Technique

Crystal

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball bead

Provenance

From Semna, S537, South of tomb in charcoal. 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