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Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S509, Chamber B

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.5 x 0.19 cm (3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1941.10

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Six large-bore disc beads made of faience.

Provenance

From Semna, S509, Chamber B. 1924: 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