Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S588

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.7 x 0.2 cm (1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-790e

Medium or Technique

Lapis Lazuli(?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Five-lobed bead.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, S588. 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