Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 1363, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.) length

Accession Number

50.4125

Medium or Technique

Bone or ostrich egg-shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of bone or ostrich egg-shell disk beads type D13 or D14.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 1363, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff