Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 1499k, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.) Overall: 31 cm (12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4130

Medium or Technique

Faience, carnelian, wood

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two attached strings of faience and carnelian disk beads type D1 and D4; One of the strings has 1 wooden oblong bead.

Provenance

From Aniba object number 1499k, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff