Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Magazine ab I

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.5 x 0.7 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1246.8

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One short cylinder bead, slightly barrel-shaped.

Provenance

From Semna, Magazine ab I, 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