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Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Under Taharqa's Temple, Debris of Room W. bb

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.5 x 2.1 cm (3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1239

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three long cylinder beads (two dark blue, one blue-green), one not very thick.

Provenance

From Semna, Under Taharqa's Temple, Debris of Room W. bb. 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