Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 557, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.) Overall: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4104

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two strings of small faience disk beads type D1: long string in shades of blue; short string in shades of tan and light blue.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 557, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff