Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S38

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.5 x 0.5 cm (3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2196.5

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three fused blue disk beads and one loose bead that may have broken off from the other three.

Provenance

From Semna, S38. 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