Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S232

Dimensions

Thickness: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.) Diameter: 0.8 to 1.2 cm (5/16 to 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2206.3

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One blue faience conical bead.

Provenance

From Semna, S232. 1924: 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