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Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 1018, perhaps Tomb N352, 435, 609

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.) diameter

Accession Number

50.4113

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Approximately 30 electrum disk beads type D11 strung together; slightly tarnished.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 1018, perhaps Tomb N352, N435, or N609: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff