Faience necklace

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 486, No tomb number

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 67 x 0.3 cm (26 3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.4072

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

String of faience disc beads with blue/green glaze.

Provenance

From Aniba, Object number 486: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Georg Steindorff by the government of Sudan; given to the MFA by Georg Steindorff.
(Accession date: March 25, 1992)

Credit Line

Gift of George Steindorff