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Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 1013, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.) length

Accession Number

50.4111

Medium or Technique

Carnelian, silver (or electrum?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Short string of large carnelian ball beads and thin silver disk beads.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 1013, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff