Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Debris from Taharqa's Temple

Dimensions

Length (string): 6.0 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1155

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One string of thirty-one blue-glazed ring beads on original thread.

Provenance

From Semna, debris of Taharqa's Temple . 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