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Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object 334, Tomb Number N846.

Dimensions

Overall:Length 80 x dia. of beads 0.5 cm (31 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4071

Medium or Technique

Faience, shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Disk beads strung. Faience with blue green glaze and shell.

Provenance

From Aniba, Object 334, Tomb Number N846. Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Georg Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of George Steindorff