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Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room W 368, debris

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.45 x 0.7 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1339

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Blue cylinder bead with one tapered end.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Room W 368, debris. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition