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Bead

Nubian


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

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.3 x 0.75 cm (1/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1154

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One small bright blue glazed barrel bead.

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