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Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S 523

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.35 x 0.9 cm (1/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-240j

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna 523. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition