Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S591

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.7 x 1.4 cm (1/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2239

Medium or Technique

Agate, faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One agate barrel bead; two agate ball beads; one small faience ball bead.

Provenance

From Semna, S591. 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