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Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Debris of rooms under magazines 278, 277

Dimensions

Length (string): 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1318

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two fragments of a long dark blue cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Semna, Debris of rooms under magazines 278, 277. 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