Bead

Egyptian


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

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1689

Medium or Technique

Amazonite(?)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball bead.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, ouside 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