Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Debris b/w 'cross street' and 'wall street' 201

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.7 x 0.6 cm (1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1277

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Well-made ball bead.

Provenance

From Semna, debris between 'cross street' and 'wall street' 201. 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