Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 185, Possibly Tomb N855

Dimensions

Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.)length; .7 cm diameter

Accession Number

50.4094

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two large ivory barrel beads; one with black marks.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 185, possibly Tomb N855: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff