Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S553, Dynasty XII level

Dimensions

Ring bead diameter: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.) Cylinder bead length: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-356s

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Approximately 50 disc beads, 4 cylinder beads and miscellaneous fragments

Provenance

From Semna, S553, Dynasty XII level. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition