Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, W 515

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.55 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1617

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball bead.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, W 515. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition