Cylinder seal

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S702

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 2.35 x 0.95 cm (15/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2158

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A faience cylinder seal with an engraved diagonal line pattern.

Provenance

From Semna, S702. 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