Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room U under Taharqa's Temple

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 1.4 x 1.8 cm (9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1184

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One blue-glazed faience barrel bead.

Provenance

From Semna, Room U under 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