Bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Outside southeast corner of fort wall

Dimensions

Length: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1686

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Blue glazed, broken, wedjat eye bead.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, outside southeast corner of fort wall. 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