Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Debris of rooms under magazines 276-272

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.95 x 2.2 cm (3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

28-2-262a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One fragment of a large blue cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Semna, Debris of rooms under magazines 276-272. 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