Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Debris of Taharqa Temple

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.6 x 0.5 cm (1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.2050

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two glazed faience cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Semna, Debris of Taharqa Temple. 1927: 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