Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 833a, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 90 cm (35 7/16 in.) length

Accession Number

50.4116

Medium or Technique

Faience, metal

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Long strand of tiny faience disk beads types D1, D2 and D3 in shades of blue with 2 metal spacers (each with three holes).

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 833a, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff