Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 259, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.) length

Accession Number

50.4092

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Short string of faience disk beads type D1 or D2 in shades of tan and blue.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 259, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff