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Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, W 391

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.3 x 1.2 cm (1/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.1571

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two blue-glazed cylinder beads, one broken.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, W 391. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition