Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 509, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 in.) length

Accession Number

50.4107

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of faience disk beads in graduated sizes type D1 and D3; shades of blue-gray.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 509, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff