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Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, W 252

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 0.9 x 0.9 cm (3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1282.4

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Half of a glass ball bead, with color faded, possibly blue?

Provenance

From Semna, W 252 debris. 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