Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Debris from Taharqa's Temple

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.65 x 0.4 cm (1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1150

Medium or Technique

Agate

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One ring bead with a marblized appearance.

Provenance

From Semna, debris of Taharqa's Temple . 1928: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition