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Cylinder beads

Nubian


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

Dimensions

Length: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-356e

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Nineteen whole and fragmented cylinder beads.

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