Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 1366, perhaps Tomb N624a

Dimensions

Overall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.) string 1 Overall: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4126

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two strings of beads with amulets types D1; 4 loose beads.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 1366, perhaps from Tomb N624a: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff