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Disc beads

Nubian


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

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.5 x 0.35 cm (3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-356g

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Twenty assorted disc 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