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Cylinder beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, River Street

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.5 x 0.6 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24-1-13b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two small faience cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Semna, River Street. 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