Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 486, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 68 cm (26 3/4 in.) length

Accession Number

50.4082

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two attached strings of approximately 200 faience disk beads in shades of green and brown; types D1 and D3.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 486, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff