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Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S 588

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.5 x 0.2 cm (3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2074.3

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One disc bead, bored from both sides.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, S 588. 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