Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 1056, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.) length

Accession Number

50.4138

Medium or Technique

Faience, carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Short string of faience disk beads and 1 carnelian disk bead types D1 and D4; some fragments.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 1056, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff