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Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Debris of rooms under magazines 283, 284, 291-3

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.4 x 1.5 cm (3/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1322.2

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One fragment of a long blue cylinder bead with a black stripe.

Provenance

From Semna, Debris of rooms under magazines 283, 284, 291-293. 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