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Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room S28, Taharqa Temple

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 1.2 x 0.9 x 0.3 cm (1/2 x 3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.1901

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Small shell.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Taharqa Temple, Room S28. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition