Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S52

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.5 x 1.1 cm (3/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-4-41c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One dark blue faience pear-shaped bead.

Provenance

From Semna, S52. 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