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Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, W 252

Dimensions

height x diameter: 0.35 x 0.5 cm (1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1282.6

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Thick ring bead of dirty white glass.

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