Beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom


Accession Number

24.2115

Medium or Technique

Agate, ivory, faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A variety of beads from Semna 563, including 34 agate ball bds similar to 24-3-780; 1 pierced amulet, 10 discs , small pierced ivory, 3 small discs of pierced faience, 1 cylinder fused disk bd, pierced.

Provenance

From Semna S-563; 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