Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, NS Street, North of south door

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.5 x 0.15 cm (3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2181

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Five-hundred and nine disc beads.

Provenance

From Semna, NS Street, North of south door. 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