Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kumma, Temple Room A

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1916

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One amethyst ball bead.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kumma, Temple Room A. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition