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Bead

Nubian


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

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.5 x 0.5 cm (3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1161

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One bright blue glazed cylinder 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