Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room V under Taharqa's Temple

Dimensions

Diameter x length: Large: 0.6 x 0.4 cm (1/4 x 3/16 in.); Small: 0.5 x 0.3 cm (3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1192

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two blue-glazed ring beads.

Provenance

From Semna, Room V under 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