Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room S32, Taharqa Temple

Dimensions

height x diameter: 1.1 x 1.5 cm (7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1910

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Blue faience ball bead, pitted by weathering.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Taharqa Temple, Room S32. 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