Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 411, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 50 cm (19 11/16 in.) string 1 Overall: 48 cm (18 7/8 in.) string 2

Accession Number

50.4084

Medium or Technique

Faience, bone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two strings of beads; one faience disk beads type D1, other faience and bone type D1 and D13 disk beads.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 411, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff